UN: Civilian victims of Tripoli war rise to 146 casualties

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UN: Civilian victims of Tripoli war rise to 146 casualties

May 30, 2019 - 14:19
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Deputy spokesman of the United Nations Secretary-General, Farhan Haq said that civilian victims of the aggression on Tripoli have increased to 146 casualties, including 40 fatalities.

Haq clarified during a press conference that more than 82 thousand people have been displaced from their homes since the fourth of April, pointing out that more than 100 thousand people are caught in the line of fire and more than 400 thousand others are in conflict-affected areas just a few kilometers away from the front lines.

Humanitarian organizations confirmed that areas affected by conflict are still suffering from lack of water supplies and power outages, according to deputy UN spokesman.