Car bomb in Libyan oil port kills 7, wounds 11: guards spokesman

Ras Lanuf and the nearby oil port of Es Sider have come under attack from ISIS militants this week (File Photo: Reuters)

A car bombing at a checkpoint in the Libyan oil port of Ras Lanuf left seven people dead and 11 wounded on Thursday, a Petroleum Facilities Guard spokesman said.

Ali al-Hassi said the car had been in a queue at the checkpoint and exploded when it reached the front. The casualties included guards and civilians, he said

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