Red Cross building attacked in Libyan city of Misrata

  • Unknown assailants have attacked a residential building of the International Committee of the Red Cross in the Libyan city of Misrata.

    According to the agency, grenades and rockets were used in the attack, which has forced the Red Cross to suspend its work in Misrata and the eastern city of Benghazi.

    The attack is the fifth in the two cities in three months.

    Seven staff were inside the building at the time of the attack but no one was injured.