TRIPOLI - Anti-aircraft
gunfire and grenade blasts erupted in several parts of Tripoli late on Thursday,
the second time this week that the Libyan capital has been rocked by fighting
between rival militia groups.
A security source told Reuters a
heavily-armed group had entered the capital to take revenge for one of its
fighters who was killed in a shootout in Tripoli on Tuesday.
after the fall of Muammar Gaddafi, militia that helped oust him now control
large part of the North African country and regularly fight each
On Tuesday, rival gunmen battled for hours on the capital's
streets. Three people were wounded and one later died - prompting the revenge
attack, the source said.