Amnesty International Calls on NATO to Investigate Civilian Deaths in Majar Airstrike

NATO denies causing mass casualties among Majar’s civilian population, saying its jets hit a military staging area.

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    Fox News saw about 30 bodies lined up in white bags in the morgue at Zlitan Hospital.
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    Residents from the farming village of Majar dig in the rubble of a building hit by Monday's airstrike looking for more bodies.
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    NATO said it hit four disused farm buildings being used as a military staging area for pro-Qaddafi forces and nine vehicles.
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    On Tuesday foreign journalists were taken to the scene of the airstrikes near the frontline city of Zlitan.
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    The bodies of around 30 people were buried in a mass grave in the nearby village of Majar.
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    Coffins were lined up before being put in a local cemetery that was last used one hundred years ago to bury those killed fighting Italian occupation.
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    The bodies of the dead were buried immediately in keeping with Muslim traditions.
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    Libyan Prime Minister Al-Baghdadi Al-Mahmudi (left) and government spokesman Moussa Ibrahim (right) took representative from foreign embassies to the bomb sites.
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    Twenty one year old Hamza Ali said he went to help with the rescue effort.
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    Surgeons at Tripoli Central Hospital said this girl was among those caught up in the Majar airstrikes.
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