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Libyan capital has food and fuel but no water --EU

Date Published: 
09/01/2011
Summary: 

The Libyan capital Tripoli has enough fuel for the short term and food supplies are starting to get through, but there is no end in sight to a water shortage there, a crisis report from the European Union's humanitarian office (ECHO) said on Thursday. (..) But the NTC has also asked the World Food Programme to help it buy 250,000 tonnes of gasoline.