Murzuq General Hospital confirms "9 children, 2 women killed in Haftar's air-raid on Umm Al Aranib"

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Murzuq General Hospital confirms "9 children, 2 women killed in Haftar's air-raid on Umm Al Aranib"

December 02, 2019 - 11:32
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Murzuq General Hospital has confirmed that it had received the bodies of nine children and two women, of Umm Al Aranib massacre carried out by Haftar's forces on Friday.

"The children were aged between a year and a half and 13 and one of the women was pregnant," the hospital stated.

The bodies were transferred Sunday morning to Sabha Medical Center in preparation to refer the case to the relevant authorities in the city, according to the hospital.

The aircraft supporting Haftar struck a neighbourhood in area last Friday, adding a new heinous crime to Haftar's record.