A flag-waving child is hoisted into the air as residents of Darnah, Libya, celebrate the liberation of their town from the control of forces loyal to dictator Moammar Gadhafi.
A flag-waving child is hoisted into the air as residents of Darnah, Libya, celebrate the liberation of their town from the control of forces loyal to dictator Moammar Gadhafi. Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times/MCT
A flag-waving child is hoisted into the air as residents of Darnah, Libya, celebrate the liberation of their town from the control of forces loyal to dictator Moammar Gadhafi. Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times/MCT

One year into revolution, Libya is beset by uncontrolled militias, rights abuses

February 16, 2012 03:31 PM

UPDATED February 16, 2012 05:34 PM

More Videos

  • Grace Mugabe’s fierce battle for power in Zimbabwe

    Grace Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s first lady, is in the middle of the fight for the country’s presidency. Her rising power may have prompted the military to take over.