News Briefs

  5/2/2014, Iyar 2, 5774

Gunfire between Army and Militia in Benghazi

Heavy exchanges of gunfire broke out, Thursday evening, between the army and a militia in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi.

Witnesses told news agencies that the sound of shooting and explosions could be heard from the early hours of Friday morning and the army's special forces joined the fighting. Medical sources reported fatalities.