Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

LC149

Incident date

June 7, 2019

Location

معيتيقة, Mitiga Airport, Tripoli, Libya

Airwars assessment

A child was reported killed in an alleged LNA airstrike that struck Mitiga airport in Tripoli. According to local source Libya Post, the child’s mother sustained injuries to her neck and face while the father was wounded in the back. The child’s brother sustained minor injuries as well.

No other details are known at this time.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

  • Muham Child killed
  • Brother of Muhab Child male injured
  • Mother of Muhab Adult female injured
  • Father of Muhab Adult male injured

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • (1 child)
  • Civilians reported injured
    3
  • Airwars grading
    Weak
    Single source claim, though sometimes featuring significant information.

Sources (1) [ collapse]

Media
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    A child wounded by an alleged LNA airstrike on Mitiga Airport in Tripoli on June 7th (via Libya Post).
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    A child wounded by an alleged LNA airstrike on Mitiga Airport in Tripoli on June 7th (via Libya Post).
  • A child who survived an alleged LNA airstrike on Mitiga Airport in Tripoli on June 7th (via Libya Post).
  • Injuries sustained in an alleged LNA airstrike on Mitiga Airport in Tripoli on June 7th (via Libya Post).

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • (1 child)
  • Civilians reported injured
    3
  • Airwars grading
    Weak
    Single source claim, though sometimes featuring significant information.

Sources (1) [ collapse]