PBS NewsHour

In Misrata Port, Ship Braves Shelling to Save Patients,...

Clip: 05/04/2011 | 8m 19s

In Libya, five people were killed amid shelling Wednesday as they waited for an aid ship to rescue migrant workers and trauma patients from a hospital in Misrata. Alex Thomson of Independent Television News reports on the harrowing mission in the port city, which has been the focus of intense fighting for two months.

Aired: 05/04/11

Rating: NR

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