Photo Gallery: Watching the Bombs Fall in Tripoli

Foto: Str/ dpa

Foreign Journalists in Tripoli Drinking Cappuccino as the Bombs Fall

A new phase has begun in the Libyan war, with NATO apparently directly targeting dictator Moammar Gadhafi by bombing his Tripoli compound. For the foreign journalists staying in the luxury Rixos hotel, unable to go out without government chaperones, the conflict can seem surreal at times.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan