Libyas supreme Electoral Commission has been attacked by IS and claimed responsibility.

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 Libyas supreme Electoral Commission has been attacked by IS and claimed responsibility.


[global network reporter Zhao Yizhen] Swiss information quoted Agence France-Presse reported in May 2nd that the government of Libya said in May 2nd local time that the Libya Election Commission headquarters in Tripoli, the capital of the country, was attacked by suicide in the same day, causing at least 12 deaths and 7 injured. IS, the extremist group, later claimed responsibility for the attack. According to reports, on the 2 day, ISs propaganda agency, the Arab mark news agency, said two suicide attacks had attacked the headquarters of the supreme Electoral Commission in Tripoli. Tripolis high-ranking security officer, Mohamadal-Damja, told Agence France-Presse that 4 armed assailants attacked the headquarters of the supreme Electoral Commission in the morning. They killed the guards first and then opened fire on the buildings. The official added that at least two attackers had detonated the blowout when the security forces arrived, seriously damaged by the fire at the Election Committee headquarters. He pointed out that at present, the security forces have taken control of the situation and the scene has been blocked. Witnesses said earlier that when they heard the shots and at least 2 explosions, they saw smoke coming from the Election Committee headquarters. The government is dealing with the consequences of the suicide attack after the Ministry of Health announced 12 deaths and 7 injuries to the Ministry of health, the report said. The Libya national reconciliation government, which was internationally supported, said that the Ministry of Health announced the death of the Ministry of health and the injury of 7 people. The source of this article: Global Times - global network. More brilliant, please log on to World Wide Web http://www.huanqiu.com editor: ye Zhi FA _NBJS6073 Tripolis high-ranking security officer, Mohamadal-Damja, told Agence France-Presse that 4 armed assailants attacked the headquarters of the supreme Electoral Commission in the morning. They killed the guards first and then opened fire on the buildings. The official added that at least two attackers had detonated the blowout when the security forces arrived, seriously damaged by the fire at the Election Committee headquarters. He pointed out that at present, the security forces have taken control of the situation and the scene has been blocked. Witnesses said earlier that when they heard the shots and at least 2 explosions, they saw smoke coming from the Election Committee headquarters. The government is dealing with the consequences of the suicide attack after the Ministry of Health announced 12 deaths and 7 injuries to the Ministry of health, the report said. The Libya national reconciliation government, which was internationally supported, said that the Ministry of Health announced the death of the Ministry of health and the injury of 7 people.