At least one dead and 5 wounded in Tuesday clashes in Tripoli, First Aid and Emergency Service confirmed

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At least one dead and 5 wounded in Tuesday clashes in Tripoli, First Aid and Emergency Service confirmed

September 19, 2018 - 12:24
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The spokesman of the First Aid and Emergency Service Osama Ali, confirmed Tuesday that the hospital of Abu Salim received one body and 5 wounded due to the clashes that broke out Tuesday south of Tripoli.

Osama Ali explained that they were unable to verify reports of another two fatalities nor the locations of the bodies due to the ongoing clashes, noting that they have received reports on three families besieged in places of clashes asking for assistance.

He added that the First Aid and Emergency Service will form a joint working team with the Red Crescent in Tripoli for the evacuation of the dead and wounded and for the rapid intervention and relief.