NATO admits Libya air strike led to civilian deaths
Nick Carey"TRIPOLI (Reuters) - NATO has admitted it destroyed a house in Tripoli in which Libyan officials said nine civilians were killed, an incident likely to sow new doubts inside the alliance about its mission in Libya. "The air strike was the clearest case yet of NATO bombing causing multiple civilian casualties, and comes at a time when NATO is already under strain from a campaign that is taking more time and resources than it expected. "A NATO statement said a military missile site was the intended target of the air strikes but that it appeared one of the weapons did not strike that target." Read on...
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"NATO admits Libya air strike led to civilian deaths", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), juin 2011. Consulté le 27/02/2024. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/nato-admits-libya-air-strike-led-to-civilian-deaths