14 Jul '11, 3am

#Libya's Prosecutor General says #NATO strikes have so far killed 1,100 civilians and wounded ~4,500 others. #warcrimes

#Libya's Prosecutor General says #NATO strikes have so far killed 1,100 civilians and wounded ~4,500 others. #warcrimes

People inspect the rubble of a residential building, which Libyan officials say was hit by a NATO air strike, in Tripoli's Souq al-Juma district June 19, 2011. -- PHOTO: REUTERS TRIPOLI - LIBYA'S prosecutor general charged on Wednesday that Nato air strikes in support of rebel forces since the end of March have killed more than 1,100 civilians and wounded about 4,500 others. Mr Mohamed Zekri Mahjubi told foreign journalists in Tripoli he was seeking to prosecute Nato chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen in Libyan courts for 'war crimes'. 'As Nato secretary general, Rasmussen is responsible for the actions of this organisation which has attacked an unarmed people, killing 1,108 civilians and wounding 4,537 others in bombardment of Tripoli and other cities and villages.' He drew up a list of charges. Apart from war crimes, Mr Mahjubi accused Mr Rasmussen of trying to kill Libyan lead...

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