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Explosions rock Benghazi

Sunday, Jul 28, 2013 - 00:51

July 28 - At least 13 people were injured after two bombs went off near a Benghazi court house just as locals were breaking their Ramadan fast. Deborah Gembara reports.

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The aftermath of two explosions in Benghazi. SOUNDBITE: Benghazi resident Hasan al Bakoosh saying: "We went out to see the blast. Then the second blast rocked the area and smashed the glass windows and houses in the square. We came out to the site and found this damage and injured people." Thirteen people were wounded in the attacks outside of a courthouse in the northern part of the city. According to a Benghazi security official, assailants threw an explosive device under a car as it was parking in front of the court." The second blast went off in front of the Justice Ministry. The eastern Libyan city has seen a wave of violence since last year and just a day earlier, more than 1,1100 people escaped from a local prison.

Explosions rock Benghazi

Sunday, Jul 28, 2013 - 00:51

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