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Huge explosion at army checkpoint outside Libya's Benghazi kills 2: army official

BENGHAZI, Libya: A huge explosion at an army checkpoint outside the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi late on Wednesday killed at least two and wounded six, an army official said.

A car exploded in Barsis east of the port city, the official told Reuters. "It appears to be a suicide attack," he said. A suicide bomber hit the same army checkpoint in December.

 

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