A child was allegedly killed and his mother severely injured by Gaddafi forces artillery shelling on the Roiussat area of Misurata.
Al Somood reported: “The missile that fell yesterday evening in the Roiussat area was at the house of the Abu Shaiba family. A child was killed and his mother was seriously injured and she is now in the intensive care room.”
Libya Alahrar TV and @RanimMoh wrote he was 16 years old, Al Zawiya said 14.
Al Aan said the father was also injured.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Ibrahim Abu Shaiba 16 years old male killed
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Reports of the incident mention the neighbourhood of Roiussat (الرويسات) within the city of Misrata (مصراتة). Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further. The generic coordinates for Roiussat are: 32.364997, 15.110699.