Libya coalition launches 22 Tomahawk strikes-US

WASHINGTON, March 29 Tue Mar 29, 2011 2:58pm EDT

WASHINGTON, March 29 (Reuters) - A coalition of countries conducting air strikes against Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's forces launched 22 Tomahawk missiles in the last 24 hours, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.

Coalition countries also flew 115 strike sorties, the Pentagon said in a new tally of military activities over the last 24 hours. (Reporting by Missy Ryan; Editing by Sandra Maler)