April 21, 2011 / 8:21 AM / 8 years ago

UPDATE 1-Libyan state TV says NATO hits Tripoli, 7 dead

(Adds Gharyan raid)

CAIRO, April 21 (Reuters) - Seven people were killed and 18 others wounded in a NATO raid on the Khallat al-Farjan area of the Libyan capital Tripoli, Libya’s state-run television reported early on Thursday.

“The colonial crusader aggressors” fired four missiles at the area, also destroying several homes, al-Jamahiriyah channel reported. The report could not be immediately verified.

NATO forces later hit targets in the town of Gharyan, south of Tripoli, Jamahiriyah said, quoting a military spokesman. It said several people were killed or wounded in the attack and some houses were destroyed, but gave no specific details.

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