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Rival factions clash in Libya's Tripoli -

At least 52 Government of National Accord fighters killed, shattering period of relative calm in the capital. 27 May 2017. Rival factions clash in Libya's Tripoli. Libya has been riven by factional conflicts since the uprising of 2011 [Reuters]. At ...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 »

Fierce clashes as rival factions battle in Libyan capital - Reuters

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Heavy clashes erupted in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Friday, as armed groups aligned with the U.N.-backed government fought to fend off a major offensive by rival Islamist-leaning forces and militia fighters. Loud explosions and ...and more »

Intense clashes in Libya's capital leave scores dead - Deutsche Welle

The violence is the latest to rock the divided country since the toppling of long-time dictator Moammar Gadhafi in 2011. Since then, radical Islamists have clashed with western-backed authorities. Kämpfe Tripolis Libyen (picture-alliance/AA). The death ...and more »

Scores dead as militias clash in Libya capital - The New Arab

At least 28 people were killed and nearly 130 wounded in fierce clashes on Friday between forces loyal to the UN-backed unity government and rival militiamen. Tags: Libya, Tripoli, GNA, Gaddafi. At least 28 people were killed and nearly 130 wounded in ...and more »

Libya: Rival militias clash in Tripoli - The Indian Express

Libya, Libya war, Tripoli clash, Libya clash, Libya ceasefire, world news. The fighting started around a complex of luxury villas that until March served as the headquarters of militias loyal to former prime minister Khalifa Ghweil. (Source: Google ...and more »

At least 13 killed, nearly 80 wounded in Libya clashes - Al-Arabiya

A fighter from armed group Operation Dawn fires a rifle during clashes with rival group the Zintan brigade, on the outskirts of the city of Kklh, southwest of Tripoli October 21, 2014. (Reuters). AFP, Tripoli Friday, 26 May 2017. Text size A A A. At ...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 ...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 »

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 »