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Gaddafi calls protesters "rats"

Gaddafi calls protesters "rats" 22 Feb 2011 Libya's embattled ruler Muammar Gaddafi, in a TV address, has declared that he has no intention to resign, calling protesters "rats and cockroaches." He threatened to step up crackdown against pro-democracy protesters, saying, "We have not used our power yet." "Any Libyan taking arms against Libya will be punished," he warned.