The reception desk of the Rixos hotel is deserted in Tripoli, Libya, Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. The hotel housed top government officials, foreign journalists and state television facilities but the hotel... more 
The reception desk of the Rixos hotel is deserted in Tripoli, Libya, Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. The hotel housed top government officials, foreign journalists and state television facilities but the hotel is is still in control of forces loyal to Libya's Moammar Gadhafi and only dozens of journalist remain trapped, unable to leave. (AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dario Lopez-Mills
Mon, Aug 22, 2011 8:09 AM EDT