Battle In Tripoli, Libyan Death Toll Rises

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Published on April 8, 2019 - Duration: 00:36s

Battle In Tripoli, Libyan Death Toll Rises

Reuters reports Eastern Libyan forces sought to reach the center of Tripoli on Monday after their easy advance through desert hit a trickier urban phase, with deaths and displacements mounting and the West aghast at the threat to its peace plan.

Renewed civil war in Libya, splintered into areas of factional control since the 2011 overthrow of Muammar Gaddafi.

Threatens to disrupt oil and gas supplies, trigger more migration to Europe, and allow Islamist militants to exploit the chaos.

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Battle In Tripoli, Libyan Death Toll Rises

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