CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 08, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Nic Robertson and Ben Wedeman and "New York Times" David Kirkpatrick about events in Libya. [From Tripoli, ROBERTSON - talks about the Libyan threats against journalists; comments on Zawiyah where the hospitals have been shut down; offers views on a no-fly zone and the government's position this is an internal affair.] [In eastern Libya, WEDEMAN - sums up the battle in Ras Lanuf where the regime has the upper hand due to air power; explains how air power controls desert fighting and the need for a no-fly zone.] [KIRKPATRICK - sums up the battle with the military having the advantage in firepower; notes reports from the rebels as well as the regime are often not true and reporters do not have access to Zawiyah; outlines the horrific scene at the airport of foreign workers trying to get out.]
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