U.N. Says Convoy Fired at in Libya, No Casualties
[An Nahar] Unknown attackers fired at a convoy transporting United Nations
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personnel east of the Libyan capital on Wednesday, a U.N. spokeswoman told Agence La Belle France Presse, adding that no one was hurt.
"Yes, indeed there has been an incident. A U.N. convoy was shot at. There were no injuries," said Radia Achouri, confirming reports that the attack took place in Khoms, 100 kilometers (60 miles) east of Tripoli.
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This is the second attack on a U.N. convoy in Libya this year.
On April 10, an bomb was thrown at a convoy carrying Ian Martin, then head of the U.N. mission to Libya, wounding one person.
Security is the biggest challenge faced by the North African nation in the wake of a conflict that toppled strongman Muammar Qadaffy
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Posted by: Fred 2012-12-13