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Death toll rises in Libya clashes

The death toll during clashes between rival government militias has risen to at least 32 people killed and 159 wounded in Tripoli. Six hospitals were struck by artillery fire, and ambulances were unable to reach areas affected by the clashes. The clashes broke out on Friday and continued into Saturday. A calm reportedly set in by Saturday evening. The United Nation's Libya mission called for an immediate cessation of hostilities. This event took place on 08/27/2022 at the following location: Tripoli, Libya.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Clash

Total Fatalities: 32

Total Wounded: 159

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 32

Civilian Wounded: 159

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Arab News

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