Officials said bombardment of the airport resumed early on Sunday after cease-fire efforts between the two groups battling for control of Tripoli’s international airport failed.

At least two people were reported to have been killed when a stray rocket hit their house, a security official told AP news agency.

The two militias – one from the western city of Zintan, which controls the facility, and one composed of Islamist-led fighters including militants from Misrata, to the east of Tripoli – have been fighting over the airport for a week. The fighting has caused extensive damage to planes and airport infrastructure. […]