Linfield grad escapes Libyan conflict, safe in Portland

Nadia Abraibesh ’10 just got home from Benghazi, where she participated in history being made. OPB Radio, FOX 12 News and KATU Channel 2 News aired stories.

Abraibesh traveled to Libya to visit with family members and brush up on Arabic, and ended up marching in the streets and documenting protests and atrocities with photos and interviews.

Much to the relief of family, friends and the Linfield community, she arrived home safely in Portland last week.


Portland woman witnesses history in Libya, OPB Radio

Linfield College grad escapes Libyan conflict, FOX 12 News

Oregonian says Benghazi is calm but Gadhafi supporters still a threat, OPB Radio

A trip to visit family leaves Portland woman on front lines of Libyan revolution, OPB Radio

Families ties spark a return to roots, Linfield Magazine