Libya's recognized government launches air strike on camp in Tripoli

March 21, 2015 12:08 PM

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya's internationally recognized government conducted air strikes on a military camp on Saturday and attempted to hit the airport in Tripoli, the capital controlled by a rival administration, officials said.

The attack came a day after the official government said it had launched a military offensive to "liberate" Tripoli, which has been seized by a group called Libya Dawn in August, reinstating a previous assembly.

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