OCHA documents 23 attacks on health facilities in one year

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OCHA documents 23 attacks on health facilities in one year

April 20, 2020 - 12:22
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Libya has documented 23 attacks on health facilities in Libya in one year, nine of these attacks occurred in the last four months.

The new figures were published via the OCHA Twitter account, without mentioning the party responsible for these offensives.

The OCHA referred in its statement to the targeting of two hospitals; one in Ain Zara district and the other located in Trek al Shok area, all of which in Tripoli.

It further indicated that attacks on health facilities since April 2019 have killed 80 people and injured 61 others.