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Docs: Knitting In Tripoli 03 Dec 11

December 3rd, 2011

Episode 157 of 1444 episodes

Knitting in Tripoli tells an intimate story of life during the Libyan war through the eyes of people who battled their own fears to step out of Gaddafi's dark shadow. Rana Jawad became the BBC website's Tripoli Witness and took up knitting and baking to cope with the strains of living in hiding and secretly gathering information.

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