Five people killed, eight wounded in rocket attack in Libya's Benghazi

Members of the Libyan pro-government forces stand on a tank in Benghazi, Libya, May 21, 2015. (File Photo:Reuters)

Five people were killed and eight wounded when a rocket hit a residential district in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on Friday, officials said.

An army commander blamed Islamist fighters for the rocket strike. Both sides have been fighting for a year for control of the country's second-largest city.


Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:44 - GMT 06:44