Libyan government forces attack Tripoli airport

March 9, 2015 10:10 AM

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) - War planes from Libya's internationally recognized government attacked the last functioning airport in Tripoli, the capital controlled by a rival administration, on Monday, officials said, the latest in a string of tit-for-tat strikes.

Rival governments and parliaments are battling for control of the North African country and its oil resources four years after the ousting of Muammar Gaddafi.

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