Death toll exceeds 200 in Tripoli fighting: WHO

An overnight rocket attack on Tripoli left six dead in what the United Nations said was the heaviest night of fighting since the offensive began nearly two weeks ago (AFP Photo/Mahmud TURKIA)
Some 205 people have been killed, including 18 civilians, and 913 wounded in two weeks of fighting near the Libyan capital of Tripoli, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday.
Shells slammed into a densely-populated district of Tripoli late on Tuesday, piling misery on civilians from a two-week assault by commander Khalifa Haftar\’s forces to take Libya\’s capital from an internationally-backed government.

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