Jan 19, 2013
Brad DeLong's Semi-Daily Journal
Liveblogging World War II: January 19, 1943
General Montgomery's Eighth Army was pursuing Rommel to within 40 miles southeast of Tripoli, at Tarhuna.
Ex-Gaddafi Stronghold Surrenders
After weeks of fighting, militias loyal to the new Libyan government took over the town of Bani Walid, home to one of the country's biggest tribes, the Warfalla.