Mustafa Abdul Jalil, second from right, waves to supporters as he arrives at Mitiga airport in Tripoli
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Libya unrest: NTC leader arrives in Tripoli

The head of the Libyan National Transitional Council has arrived in the nation's capital, Tripoli, for the first time since Colonel Gaddafi was overthrown.

Mustafa Abdul Jalil was mobbed by supporters as he arrived, just hours after the deadline passed for pro-Gaddafi forces to lay down their weapons.

Ian Pannell reports from Tripoli.

  • 10 Sep 2011
  • From the section Africa
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