UN envoy: Killing of civilians in Ajdabya is a ‘war crime’
The United Nations Secretary General’s Special Envoy to Libya, Martin Kobler, expressed his deep concern on the circulating reports of civilian casualties in the city of Ajdabya – as a result of airstrikes by Pro-Hiftar air force.
“I continue to be deeply concerned by ongoing fighting in Ajdabiya. I repeat: killing of civilians must stop. It’s a war crime.” Mr. Kobler wrote on his Twitter account.
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