Libya: armed clashes close Tripoli airport for three days

(AGI) Tripoli, July 13 - The international airport in Tripoliwill close for three days from Sunday due to armed clashesbetween Islamist and Zintan militants. The airport will remainclosed till 3.59 a.m. local time on July 16. Militants from theZintan group have controlled the airport since Muammar Gaddafiwas ousted from power in 2011. Islamist rebels have attackedthe airport in an effort to seize the strategic zone. . .

(AGI) Tripoli, July 13 - The international airport in Tripoliwill close for three days from Sunday due to armed clashesbetween Islamist and Zintan militants. The airport will remainclosed till 3.59 a.m. local time on July 16. Militants from theZintan group have controlled the airport since Muammar Gaddafiwas ousted from power in 2011. Islamist rebels have attackedthe airport in an effort to seize the strategic zone. . .