Airstrike

By benim
In Libya
Oct 30th, 2011
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Sirte – Volunteers are still finding dozens of bodies in Muammar Gaddafi’s hometown of Sirte that fell on October 20, including of Libyan civilians killed in a suspected Nato air strike. Twenty-six unmarked makeshift graves covered by breeze-blocks were discovered at a water treatment pla...
By benim
In Libya
Aug 10th, 2011
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Berlin – Libyan state television showed on Tuesday what it said was footage of Muammar Gaddafi’s son Khamis, who rebels said last week had been killed, visiting Libyans wounded in an air attack east of Tripoli. The Libyan government has denied rebel claims that Khamis, commander of one of...
By benim
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Aug 5th, 2011
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The Libyan government has quashed reports that Colonel Muammar Gaddafi’s youngest son has been killed by Nato strikes. Rebel forces revealed earlier that the Libyan leader’s son Khamis was among more than 30 people who died following an air strike on an operation centre in the western tow...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Aug 5th, 2011
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Colonel Gaddafi’s son Khamis has reportedly been killed overnight in an airstrike by Nato forces. A rebel spokesman said today that an air attack had killed 32 people including Khamis Gaddafi, who serves as one of the main commanders of the Libyan leader’s military forces. The rebel spoke...
By benim
In Libya
May 18th, 2011
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UNITED NATIONS – U.N. spokesman Martin Nesirky says the joint United Nations-African Union mission in Sudan’s Darfur region is investigating a fresh round of air strikes there. The international peacekeeping mission reported Wednesday that Sudan’s army carried out another round of air str...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
May 17th, 2011
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Tripoli – A security services building and the headquarters of Libya’s anti-corruption agency were on fire in the capital Tripoli early on Tuesday after apparently being hit by Nato air strikes. The two buildings on Al-Jumhuriya Avenue are close to the residence of strongman Muammar Gadda...
By benim
In Article
Apr 30th, 2011
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Saif al Arab Gaddafi is reported to have been killed in the blast along with three of the colonel’s grandchildren Colonel Gaddafi last night survived a Nato missile strike that killed his youngest son. The Libyan government said Saif Al-Arab Gaddafi, 29, died after a precision air strike on a h...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Apr 28th, 2011
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At least four people were injured in NATO airstrikes on Libyan capital Tripoli early Thursday morning, which had struck a military target in the eastern part of the city, a Xinhua reporter said. At least four people were pulled out from the explosion sites and sent to hospital, but it was unclear whe...
By benim
In Libya
Apr 23rd, 2011
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Tripoli – Nato forces carried out fresh air raids early on Saturday on Tripoli, where several blasts were heard after many warplanes flew over the Libyan capital, AFP journalists said. Anti-aircraft fire rang out as ambulance sirens wailed. Al-Libya television said Tripoli was “now the ta...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Apr 5th, 2011
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BREGA, Libya – An airstrike hit a convoy of Libyan military vehicles moving toward rebel lines outside the eastern oil port of Brega on Tuesday, rebels said as they regrouped outside the city. The regime, meanwhile, insisted Moammar Gadhafi won’t step down but said it is ready to discuss change...