NATO 'Won't Apologize' For Strike On Libya Rebels

April 08, 2011 NATO has refused to apologize for an air strike on Libyan rebel tanks that killed at least two people, saying that the situation on the ground has been "extremely fluid." The April 7 air strike mistakenly hit a tank near the eastern oil town of Brega, site of daily skirmishes between forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi and the opposition. Rear Admiral Russell Harding, deputy commander of NATO's Libya operations, told a news briefing today that the allia...
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