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Rival Libyan militias clash in Tripoli

Sunday, 04 Nov, 2012 - 00:37

Nov. 4 - Five people were injured after a gun fight broke out between rival militias. Deborah Gembara reports.

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(Gunfire) A lookout spot in Tripoli where rival militias are in a gunbattle that has injured at least five people. When a bullet pierce this window at a nearby hospital -- it sent doctors and nurses running for cover. Officials say the fighting started after midnight and escalated after a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) was fired into one of the group's headquarters Libya's rulers have struggled to control semi-official armed groups who are competing for power and outgun the police and army in the north African country a year after Gaddafi's fall.

Rival Libyan militias clash in Tripoli

Sunday, 04 Nov, 2012 - 00:37

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