French jets destroy tanks, armored vehicles

By REUTERS
March 19, 2011 21:01




PARIS - French air force jets have destroyed some tanks and armored vehicles during a U.N.-mandated intervention in Libya, a defense ministry official said on Saturday.

"Yes, we have destroyed a number of tanks and armored vehicles," the official said, adding that he could not immediately confirm the number.

Al Jazeera television reported earlier that four Libyan tanks had been destroyed to the south west of the Libyan city of Benghazi.


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