UN condemns attack on migrants, calls for Libyan cease-fire

  • CORRECTS DATE TO TUESDAY JULY 2, 2019 - Debris covers the ground after an airstrike at a detention center in Tajoura, east of Tripoli in Libya, late Tuesday, July 2, 2019. The airstrike hit the detention center for migrants early killing several. The Tripoli government has blamed the LNA and its foreign backers for the airstrike, which killed at least 44 and wounded more than 130. (AP Photo)

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council on Friday called on Libya’s warring parties to urgently de-escalate fighting and commit to a cease-fire, and it condemned a deadly attack on a detention center for migrants near the capital Tripoli.