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Libya: 3 children killed and several people wounded in blast00:59

Libya: 3 children killed and several people wounded in blast

Libya, Benghazi
November 21, 2016 at 17:27 GMT -00:00 · Published

At least three children were killed and 20 people injured in an explosion near Al-Jalaa Hospital in Benghazi on Monday.

According to eyewitness reports, the blast was caused by a car bomb, but no official confirmation has been made, and others claim that the area was shelled. At the time of writing no claim of responsibility was made so far.

The Libyan National Army (LNA) and government opponents have been fighting over the city for more than two years. In recent weeks car bombs have been set off on several occasions.

Libya: 3 children killed and several people wounded in blast00:59
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At least three children were killed and 20 people injured in an explosion near Al-Jalaa Hospital in Benghazi on Monday.

According to eyewitness reports, the blast was caused by a car bomb, but no official confirmation has been made, and others claim that the area was shelled. At the time of writing no claim of responsibility was made so far.

The Libyan National Army (LNA) and government opponents have been fighting over the city for more than two years. In recent weeks car bombs have been set off on several occasions.

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