End Libyan raids, says bishop
Posted: 04 May 2011 @ 00:00
by Gerald Butt Middle East Correspondent
THE leading Roman Catholic cleric in Libya, the Apostolic Vicar of Tripoli, Bishop Giovanni Martinelli, has called on NATO to end its bombing campaign against Colonel Gaddafi’s forces.
He was speaking after being taken, with other Christian clerics, to a morgue to see the body of one of the Libyan leader’s sons, Saif al-Arab. He and three of Colonel Gaddafi’s grandchildren were killed at the weekend in an air attack on a heavily defended building in Tripoli which was occupied by ...
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