Gunmen attack checkpoint in western Libya, killing six

File photo of a general view in a suburb of the Libyan capital, Tripoli. (AFP)

At least six people were killed in a gun attack by suspected militants on a checkpoint east of the Libyan capital Tripoli on Thursday, a local official said.

The attack took place between the towns of Zliten and Khoms on the coastal road leading east from Tripoli, Zliten mayor Miftah Hamadi said.


 With Reuters

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