Car blast kills four in central Benghazi

A car exploded late on Saturday in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi killing four people and wounding at least 14, security and medical officials said. Among those killed in the attack in the city’s central Keesh district was Mohamed Bugaighis, who headed an anti-corruption body, the officials said. Bugaighis was also a supporter of the … Read more

10 Libyan fighters were killed in two jihadist bombing

At least 10 fighters from the Libyan pro-government forces were killed on Thursday, August 18, in two suicide car bombings carried out by the jihadist group Islamic State in the town of Sirte, AFP reported. The two attacks in which 20 people were injured, were carried out in an area west of Sirte, which over … Read more

The Prime Minister of Libya asked the international community to help in the fight against “Islamic State”

The prime minister of the Government of National Accord of Libya, Fayez al-Sarraj urged the international community to assist his country in its fight against the terrorist group “Islamic state”, reports RIA Novosti. “Our Libya needs international assistance in the fight against ISIS,”said Fayez al-Sarraj in an interview for the Italian edition of Corriere della Sera, … Read more