Shelling stops flights at Tripoli's Mitiga airport - statement

  27 February 2020    Read: 791
Shelling stops flights at Tripoli

Shelling on Thursday morning forced a suspension of flights at Mitiga, the only functioning airport in Libya’s capital Tripoli, airport authorities said in a statement on Facebook.

The airport has come under fire repeatedly during attempts by eastern Libyan forces under Khalifa Haftar to take the capital, where the internationally recognized government is based.



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