Libya asks Italy to help extinguish fire at biggest oil port

December 27, 2014 3:53 PM

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BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - Libya has called on Italy to send firefighters to prevent a fire spreading out of control at Es Sider, the country's biggest oil port, officials said on Saturday.

A rocket hit an oil storage tank last week at the port in the east of the country during clashes between forces allied to Libya's competing governments.

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