Libya forces in 'liberated' Benghazi continue to fight jihadis

Jul 10, 2017

Libya forces in 'liberated' Benghazi continue to fight jihadis

Jihadis are still battling Libyan forces in Benghazi days after strongman Khalifa Haftar and his self-styled army declared victory in the eastern city, his forces said Sunday. Col. Miloud Zwei, spokesman for Haftar's Libyan National Army, said the fighting persisted in the district of Soug ...

Dec 19, 2016

Islamic State claims Benghazi suicide bombing deadly to at least seven

At least seven people were killed and eight wounded when a suicide bomber targeted forces loyal to Libya's eastern government in Benghazi on Sunday, medical and security officials said. Islamic State said it carried out the bombing, in the besieged district of Ganfouda. The area ...