Since the beginning of the fighting around the Libyan capital of Tripoli at least 49 people have been killed. The international unit of government related to the Ministry of health increased the number of victims to 35.

At the weekend a spokesman for the direction of the capital, had spoken to marching troops of General Khalifa Haftar of 14 soldiers killed. Since Thursday, the troops Haftars back to Tripoli.

The United Nations has warned of an escalation of the Situation. About 2800 people had already fled the renewed Fighting in the South of the capital, according to the UN. Tripoli is the seat of the internationally recognized government of Prime Minister Fajis al-Sarradsch. The Libyan Parliament has its seat after the outbreak of the civil war in the year 2014 in the ostlibyschen Tobruk. It is associated with the mighty General Haftar. This is controlled with his army, the largest areas in the East and South of Libya.

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