Libyan army: Misrata port is used for terrorist purposes
The Libyan army announced on Saturday, adopted the ongoing aerial bombardment of Misrata on maritime port, west of the country, claiming its use in “terrorist purposes.” In a special statement over the phone, said Maj. Mohammed Hijazi: “We repeated more than once that if it became that the Misrata port is dangerous, we will bomb it. “
He added: “Saturday against Air Force blow to the port; because of its use in the transfer of weapons and ammunition and terrorist elements (…) we were forced to hit the harbor.” Hijazi can not yet estimate the size of the losses (both human and material) caused by the bombing of the port. The spokesman threatened constantly hits on the port and airport of Misrata if it continues to be used in “terrorist purposes”.