Libyan officials handing out biscuits and juice to the press. Suddenly, in the afternoon of March 2, there was no more refugees coming across the border from Libya into Tunisa. Libyan police put on a PR stunt for the press, handing over food and water to the last refugees to go. Then telling the press all is well in Libya. ..Tens of thousands of people, mainly Egyptian workers, fled unrest in Libya and crossed the border into Tunisia. Some slept in the open for several days before being processed. At the same time forces loyal to Col. Gaddafi fought opposition forces in various parts of the country.