1. OVERSEAS

    Cameron, Sarkozy Fly to Libya

    British Prime Minister David Cameron, center, and French President Nicholas Sarkozy, second right, meet patients at the Tripoli Medical Center in Tripoli, Libya Thursday Sept. 15, 2011. British Prime Minister David Cameron and French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrived in Tripoli on Thursday _ the first heads of government to visit Libya since revolutionary forces seized the capital, a major endorsement for the North African nation's new rulers. (AP Photo/Stefan Rousseau, Pool)

    Stefan Rousseau, Pool / AP Photo

    British Prime Minister David Cameron and French President Nicolas Sarkozy landed in Tripoli Thursday to congratulate the Libyan rebels on their victory over Gaddafi. Sarzoky, who urged a NATO intervention early on and whose visit is seen as something of a victory lap, said that the new Libyan government should engage in no "settling of accounts" against the former regime, instead urging all parties to show "forgiveness." Airstrikes, meanwhile, will continue for "as long as necessary," according to Cameron. Next, the diplomatic team will head to the rebel stronghold of Benghazi.

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