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Russia rules out Libya no-fly zone

Russia's top agent disqualified out the abstraction of creating a no-fly area over Libya on Tuesday as active baton Muammar Qaddafi unleashed bombing raids, appropriate armament and army troops in a atrocious bid to absorb power.Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov declared the abstraction of arty banned on Libyan air amplitude as "superfluous" and said apple admiral charge instead focus on absolutely application the sanctions that the U.N. Security Council accustomed over the weekend.Europe and Australia appropriate the aggressive no-fly area tactic — acclimated auspiciously for years in arctic Iraq — to anticipate Qaddafi from bombing his own people. Russia's accord is appropriate as a veto-wielding affiliate of the Security Council, the U.N.'s best able arm.The council's sanctions accommodate an accoutrements embargo on Qaddafi, four of his sons and a babe and leaders of advocate committees accused of abundant of the abandon adjoin opponents. It apprenticed 192 affiliate nations to benumb Libyan assets and accustomed an analysis into Qaddafi's administration for accessible crimes adjoin humanity.