June 30, 2019 / 6:21 PM / in 19 days

Air traffic stops at Libya's Tripoli Mitiga airport after air strike

CAIRO (Reuters) - Air traffic was halted on Sunday at the Libyan capital’s only functioning airport, Mitiga, after an air strike, according to a post on the airport authorities’ Facebook page.

No further details were given. Tripoli has been under attack for three months by the eastern-based Libyan National Army commanded by Khalifa Haftar.

Reporting By Ali Abdelaty; Editing by Kevin Liffey

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