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Rival factions clash in Libya's Tripoli -

At least 52 fighters of the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) have been killed in heavy clashes with rival militiamen in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, according to a GNA official. The fighting on Friday was concentrated in the Abu Salim ...and more »

A day in Libya's capital, just as the civil war reignites - Washington Post

TRIPOLI, Libya — The young militia fighters carried in a comrade who was covered in blood and motionless. It was 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Al Mokhtar Clinic, and Libya's civil war had just reignited in this fractured capital. “Move on, clear the way ...and more »

Libya turmoil: Rival armed groups clash in capital, Tripoli - BBC News

Libyan militia groups opposed to the UN-backed government have launched a series of attacks on loyalist forces in the capital, Tripoli. At least 28 people were killed and about 130 injured, officials said. Explosions were heard across the city and ...and more »

Tripoli engulfed in deadly clashes between rival Libyan militias - Middle East Eye

At least 13 people have been killed in fierce clashes on Friday between rival armed groups in the Libyan capital Tripoli, seat of the country's UN-backed but largely ineffective unity government. A security official for the Government of National ...and more »

Tripoli death toll mounts as 'Libya revolution hero' clashes with UN-backed govt forces - RT

Heavy battles continue to rage in Tripoli as rival factions duel for control of the Libyan capital. The assault on the UN-backed government is led by a Misrata commander whose success in the anti-Gadaffi rebellion was secured by the 2011 NATO intervention.and more »

Heavy clashes sweep through Libya's capital, Tripoli - Libyan Express

Heavy clashes with heavy and medium weapons were reported by local media sources in Tripoli on Friday morning. According to the sources, clashes are ongoing in Abu Salim, Hadba, Ain Zara, and Bab Benghashir, as well as the airport road. The sources ...and more »

Renewed Tripoli clashes - Libya Herald

By Jamie Prentis. The Fateh market in Abu Sleem destroyed in the clashes (Photo: Social media). Tunis, 27 May 2017: For a second day running, there have been clashes in Tripoli between anti- and nominally pro-Presidency Council (PC) forces. Explosions ...and more »

Libyan group 'seizes jail' holding ex-Gaddafi officials - The New Arab

An armed Libyan group seized the al-Hadhba jail in south Tripoli where former officials of the regime of late strongman Moammer Gaddafi are being held, a judicial source said. Tags: Libya, Gaddafi, Al-Hadhba jail, GNA. An armed Libyan group on Friday ...and more »

Dozens killed, 120+ wounded in Tripoli as rival factions clash for Libyan capital (VIDEO) - RT

At least 28 people have been killed and over 120 wounded in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, where rival factions vying for control in the fractured country clashed on Friday using tanks, armored vehicles and pickup trucks mounted with anti-aircraft guns.and more »

Rival militias clash in Libyan capital, leaving 47 dead - CNN

Tripoli, Libya (CNN) At least 47 people were killed in fierce clashes between rival militias in Libya, the Ministry of Health said. The fighting in Libya's capital of Tripoli injured 183 others and officials said they expect more casualties. Libya' ...and more »