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Death toll of Tripoli clashes rises to nine

The Address | Benghazi – Libya

TRIPOLI – The spokesman of the Ambulance and Emergency Service, Osama al-Megrahi, announced the rise in the death toll of the clashes in Tripoli to 9 people after the killing of 3 civilians.

Al-Megrahi added that the Emergency Service was unable to rescue some of the civilians whom called for evacuation due to the intensification of the clashes.

On Wednesday morning, armed clashes broke out between militias funded by the Tripoli-based government; the so-called Tripoli Protection Force and the 7th Brigade in the Qasr Ben Ghashir area south of Tripoli.

Armed clashes south of Tripoli

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