NATO strikes hit Libya's al-Assah area - state TV

Fri Apr 15, 2011 7:12pm GMT

TUNIS, April 15 (Reuters) - NATO strikes hit the area of al-Assah, about 170 km (105 miles) west of Tripoli, on Friday, Libyan state television reported.

Citing a military source, the television said, without giving details: "The area of al-Assah was hit moments ago by the bombardment of the crusader and colonial aggressors." (Reporting by Joseph Nasr; Editing by Sophie Hares)

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