"We were asked (by the elders) to wait until the problem could be solved. But after three days, and with the shooting at us, my son started crying uncontrollably. His dream has collapsed."
Islamic State opposes the ruling alliance of moderate and Islamist leaders.
The fall of Gaddafi has impacted negatively on North Africa, Europe and the Middle East.
Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros, world-renowned for their work covering the world's major conflicts, killed in Misrata.