Gunmen kill 9 police, troops at Benghazi post

Posted: May 3, 2014 at 2:39 a.m.

Gunmen attacked a security forces headquarters in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi early Friday, killing nine people and wounding 24, authorities said, blaming an Islamic extremist group that is believed to be behind the attack of a U.S. diplomatic post there.

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