Turkey strongly condemns Benghazi bombing

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Eleven people were killed and 22 others injured in a car bombing in Libya on Monday

Eleven people were killed and 22 others injured in a car bombing in Libya on Monday

ANKARA - Turkey condemned the car bombing in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi which killed 11 people and injured 22 others on Monday.

A statement from the Turkish Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday that Turkey strongly condemns the attack and hopes that the offenders be found as soon as possible.

No group has yet claimed responsibility for Monday's attack.

The statement said efforts were underway to airlift some of the wounded Libyans to Turkey for treatment.

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