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An African Union delegation meets with Libyan rebel leaders at the Tibesty Hotel in Benghazi, Libya, on Monday, April 11, 2011. The AU delegation took its cease-fire proposal to the rebels' eastern stronghold and was met with protests by crowds opposed to any peace until the country's longtime leader, Col. Moammar Gadhafi, gives up power. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Photo by: Ben Curtis
An African Union delegation meets with Libyan rebel leaders at the Tibesty Hotel in Benghazi, Libya, on Monday, April 11, 2011. The AU delegation took its cease-fire proposal to the rebels' eastern stronghold and was met with protests by crowds opposed to any peace until the country's longtime leader, Col. Moammar Gadhafi, gives up power. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

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