UK MoD Libya Operational Update

Posted: 04/17/2011
UK Ministry of Defence [MoD]
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Chief of the Defence Staff Strategic Communication Officer Major General John Lorimer said: "NATO’s Operation Unified Protector, to enforce UNSCR 1973 and to protect Libyan civilians, saw further air operations over the weekend. RAF Tornado GR4 and Typhoon aircraft successfully engaged five vehicles in the Misrata and Ajdabiya areas, including three main battle tanks, using precision guided munitions."