During the Libyan civil war, until it was liberated by Libyan rebels, the city was a stronghold of the Gaddafi regime. During the international military intervention, Tripoli was bombed several times by NATO air forces. Since the dictator was overthrown, an interim government has been in power. Battles between rival militias are a frequent occurrence.
Name: Tripoli International Airport (TIP)
Location: approx. 30 km south of Tripoli
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