Western forces launch fresh airstrikes on Tripoli
Laaska News March 28,2011
TRIPOLI, March 27 (Xinhua) — The Western coalition launched fresh airstrikes Sunday evening on the Libyan capital city of Tripoli and its outskirts, and explosions were heard near Gaser Ben Ghasher region, some 30 km south of the capital, eyewitnesses said.
They said that after the explosions plumes of heavy smoke and flames were seen.
Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s hometown of Sirte city is witnessing airstrikes at the moment by the coalition forces, the Libyan TV quoted a military source as saying.
It is also said that the city was under attack by airstrikes last night, when a lot of targets were destroyed.