Covering The Ongoing Struggle In Libya
July 22, 2011 2:07:00 pm
Michele Norris speaks with NPR's Lourdes Garcia-Navarro about covering the rebellion in the remote Nafusah Mountains of western Libya. A ragtag band of fighters, with considerable help from NATO airstrikes, has succeeded in driving leader Moammar Gadhafi's forces from most of the Nafusah plateau. They say Tripoli is next, but few outside analysts believe the rebels could sustain an offensive aimed at the Libyan capital.