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Video: Arab voices in L.A.

KPCC's Grant Slater and Corey Bridwell interviewed Libyan and Syrian American protesters at a solidarity rally this weekend in West Los Angeles, where people said they had been watching the turmoil back home with a mix of hope and apprehension, fearing for friends and loved ones. "This is a day we've all waited for, to see the fall of this regime, so we're excited for that," one Libyan community activist said. "But it's hard to watch what's going on."