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Libya / Uprising / The Opposition / A Discussion #990528

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 22, 2011
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Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi shown speaking on state TV.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "New York Times" David Kirkpatrick and CNN's Peter Bergen about the makeup and aim of the opposition to Kadhafi in Libya; inset video from Misrata shown. [KIRKPATRICK - explains tribal allegiances in the east and west of Libya and how the uprising is overlaid on the tribal split; recounts the oppression of the original unrest in the West and the limits on rebel progress.] [BERGEN - recounts how foreign fighters in Iraq were from Libya; comments on the limited role of Islamists in the Libyan revolt.]

Cooper, Anderson

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