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Airstrikes Made Close To Qaddafi Compound In Tripoli

June 16 2011


Fresh NATO airstrikes have hit targets near Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi's command center in Tripoli, reports Al Jazeera (Qatar).

A series of loud blasts were heard in the city early on Thursday morning, and witnesses reported seeing smoke rising above the Bab al-Aziziya compound.

There was no immediate information available on targets or casualties.

Separately, rebel forces said on Wednesday that they seized control of two villages and the city of Kikla in the Western...

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