Libya: Haftar forces strike Mitiga airport

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — The militias of Khalifa Haftar, the leader of illegitimate armed forces east of Libya, have attacked Mitiga airport in the Libyan capital Tripoli, causing the flight to be cut.

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The UN-recognized National Reconciliation Government (GNA) Ministry of Transport said in a statement that Haftar militias had fired rockets at Mitiga airport.

As a result, flights were reportedly suspended at the airport.

Haftar’s illegitimate forces have previously targeted Mitiga Airport, which is the capital’s only gateway to the world, and has been closed for months.


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