Attacks on civilians must stop, UNICEF and US embassy say

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Attacks on civilians must stop, UNICEF and US embassy say

April 07, 2020 - 12:46
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The Special Representative of UNICEF in Libya, Abdu Al-Rahman Ghandour has stressed along with the US Ambassador, Richard Norland the need to end the indiscriminate shelling of civilian infrastructure.

The US embassy noted on its website that the two sides pointed out in a video conference that this bombing killed and maimed a number of innocent children during the past month.

The US Department of State has supported UNICEF in Libya with $ 1.5 million USD in funding for health and child protection activities in Tripoli, Misurata, Tawergha, and Benghazi, according to the US embassy.