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Blasts near Libya courthouse injure 13
Italian diplomat in Benghazi escapes gun attack on car

Italy’s consul to Benghazi in eastern Libya escaped unscathed after an attack on his bulletproof car in the city on Saturday, Italian news agency ANSA and local security sources reported.

13 Jan 2013 - 11:47AM

Italy’s consul to Benghazi in eastern Libya escaped unscathed after an attack on his bulletproof car in the city on Saturday, Italian news agency ANSA and local security sources reported.

Italian diplomat in Benghazi escapes gun attack on car
Scores dead as Libya protesters attack ex-rebel headquarters

At least 28 people were killed and 60 were wounded on Saturday when demonstrators attacked the headquarters in Benghazi of former rebels who had fought to oust Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi

9 Jun 2013 - 2:16PM

At least 28 people were killed and 60 were wounded on Saturday when demonstrators attacked the headquarters in Benghazi of former rebels who had fought to oust Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi

Scores dead as Libya protesters attack ex-rebel headquarters
Security tightened as Libya celebrates two years since revolt

Borders have been closed and some international flights suspended amid fears of a new outbreak of violence.

17 Feb 2013 - 10:47AM

Borders have been closed and some international flights suspended amid fears of a new outbreak of violence.

Security tightened as Libya celebrates two years since revolt