Suicide bombing in Libya's Benghazi kills 15: military

A fighter loyal to Libya's internationally recognised government walks in Benghazi on February 23, 2016 (AFP Photo/Abdullah Doma)

Benghazi (Libya) (AFP) - A suicide bombing in Libya's second city of Benghazi on Tuesday killed at least 15 soldiers loyal to Libya's recognised parliament, military sources said.

"There were 15 martyrs and more than 30 wounded in the suicide bombing at Al-Gawarsha" in western Benghazi, a military official said.

Another military source said the Revolutionary Shura Council of Benghazi, a coalition that includes Islamists, had claimed the attack.

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