Tuesday, April 19, 2011
"NATO intervention in Libya has been ongoing for four weeks and the country appears locked in a military stalemate. We are joined by Ibrahim Dabbashi, the Libyan deputy ambassador to the United Nations who defected after Gaddafi’s crackdown on pro-democracy protesters and now represents the Transitional National Council of Libya. “[Gaddafi] is leaving,” says Dabbashi, “but how long he will stay in power is the question. ... If the operations of NATO intensify with the coming back of the U.S. I think it will take only some weeks. But if it continues at the same level it is now I think it will take months.”...."