Baltimore’s Matthew VanDyke gained international attention when he joined the front lines of the Libyan revolution. He spent nine months in the war-torn country, caught in the gunfire and held in prison.
Matthew VanDyke spent more than five months in a Libyan prison. Then, he joined rebel forces to overthrow dictator Moammar Gadhafi. He’s now back home in Maryland.
Matthew VanDyke’s mother says she finally heard the words she’s been waiting to hear — that her son plans to return to the U.S.