Tripoli civilians: Casualties mount

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TRIPOLI, Libya – Adel Mohammed waited patiently outside the morgue on Zawiyah Street. His bearded face turned a little gray as he held out his mother's identity card. She had been shot in the forehead by a sniper as she leaned out a window to call to her 13-year-old son in the street below, telling him to come into the house.

Mohammed, 40, was there to claim her body. He waited outside to avoid the overwhelming stench of the morgue.

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