EXPLOSION INJURES 10 IN LIBYA’S BENGHAZI

TRIPOLI, Libya- An explosion injured 10 people in a residential neighbourhood, in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, late on Wednesday, a medical source said.

Two of the injured are in critical condition, said Fadia Al-Barghathi, information officer of Al-Jalaa hospital, in Benghazi.

No official statement has yet been made.

Pictures on social media show the explosion site in Salmani neighbourhood, with heavy smoke streaming from a house.

Several cars parked nearby were also damaged in the explosion.

Benghazi, Libya’s second largest city, witnesses repeated explosions in neighbourhoods, mosques and markets.

Suicide bombers also target military checkpoints and sites in the city.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK