Islamic State militants claim bomb attack in Libyan capital

March 12, 2015 9:27 AM

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Islamic State militants claimed responsibility for a bomb attack on a police station in the Libyan capital on Thursday in a statement posted on Twitter along with photographs of the scene.

A bomb placed under a police car close to the Foreign Ministry in central Tripoli caused damage, local security spokesman Essam Naas said, and one officer was slightly wounded.

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