Horror of life in a city under siege

By Tracey Shelton
Updated November 9 2012 - 9:41pm, first published July 10 2011 - 3:15pm
Ruins ... Misrata's deserted streets.
Ruins ... Misrata's deserted streets.

MISRATA, Libya: Small children and old men work daily to clear the rubble-strewn streets. Women cook meals to send to fighters on the frontlines. Those with cars run a free taxi service for those who need a lift. Stores give away food to locals who cannot afford to pay.

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