Gulf Times - Benghazi
34 dead in twin bombings in Libya's Benghazi

34 dead in twin bombings in Libya's Benghazi

Twin car bombs outside a mosque frequented by jihadist opponents in Libya's second city Benghazi killed at least 34 people and wounded 87, hospital sources said on Wednesday.

Alleged Benghazi attacker appears before US judge

Alleged Benghazi attacker appears before US judge

A Libyan accused of involvement in the 2012 attack on the US diplomatic complex in Benghazi that killed four Americans, including the US ambassador, appeared Friday before a federal judge in Washington.

Benghazi airport reopens after three-year closure during war

Benghazi airport reopens after three-year closure during war

Benghazi's international airport officially reopened for commercial flights amid a heavy security presence on Saturday after a three-year closure due to fighting in the city.

Libyan warplane downed striking jihadists in Benghazi

Libyan warplane downed striking jihadists in Benghazi

A fighter jet of forces loyal to a Libyan military strongman was shot down on Saturday as it attacked jihadist positions in Benghazi, a military source said.

Fighter jet shot down over Libya's Benghazi

Fighter jet shot down over Libya's Benghazi

A fighter jet from Marshal Khalifa Haftar's forces was shot down over Libya's Benghazi on Sunday as it carried out raids on jihadist positions, a military source said.

Car bomb targeting security forces in Libya's Benghazi kills 22

Car bomb targeting security forces in Libya's Benghazi kills 22

A car bomb targeting security forces on Tuesday in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi killed 22 people and wounded 20, a spokesman for the forces and medical officials said.

Deadly air strike hits hospital in east Libya

Deadly air strike hits hospital in east Libya

An air strike hit a hospital in Derna in eastern Libya on Sunday, killing four people including a woman and her child and two anti-government fighters, a doctor said.