UN international staff in Tripoli are ordered to leave

May 1, 2011 18:39

UNITED NATIONS - UN international staff in Tripoli are preparing to leave because of unrest in the Libyan capital, a UN spokeswoman said on Sunday.

"The UN is preparing to leave Tripoli," said Stephanie Bunker, spokeswoman for the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. "Apparently there was unrest in the Tripoli and they've decided to leave the city."

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