WHO: 562 killed, nearly 3,000 injured in Tripoli's war

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WHO: 562 killed, nearly 3,000 injured in Tripoli's war

May 28, 2019 - 13:10
Written by: SafaAlharathy

At least 562 people were killed, including 40 civilians, and 2,855 others injured, among them160 civilians, since the outbreak of clashes south of Tripoli, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

The WHO clarified via its official website that among the dead, two health workers, who were targeted in their ambulance last week while performing their duty.

On the other hand, officials of the crisis committee formed by the Presidential Council confirmed that the number of people displaced from the ongoing clashes has exceeded 80,000 IDPs, mainly women and children.