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Libyans from all walks of life streamed into the Bab Al-Aziziyah compound, shouting slogans and holding portraits of Gaddafi. Loudspeakers boomed songs praising the leader.
"My mother and father told me that they (Western warplanes) would attack the compound so I came here to protect our leader," said one 10-year-old boy, Mahmoud.
but the strikes had to be curtailed due to crews from CNN, Reuters and other organizations nearby. Officials from Libya's Ministry of Information brought those journalists to the area to show them damage from the initial attack and to effectively use them as human shields.
Originally posted by projectvxn
The report did not state that Journalists themselves were used as human shield. But that some Fox correspondents were worried about being used as humans shields. Secondly, While the title of this video is misleading, the actual words of the FOX corresponded were that Libyan CIVILIANS were brought in as human shields, WHICH IS TRUE. People have been volunteering as human shields in Libya to prevent the bombing of certain targets.