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Libya's Mitiga airport resumes air traffic after strikes - witness

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Tripoli (Reuters) – Air space re-opened at the Libyan capital’s only functioning airport, Mitiga, on Tuesday an hour after it was closed by strikes, a witness said.

The airport has been targeted frequently since the start of an offensive by eastern commander Khalifa Haftar to take Tripoli from the internationally recognised government.

(Reporting By Ahmed Elumami; Editing by Janet Lawrence)

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