Islamic State claims car bombs at Libya's eastern forces camp in Derna

 Islamic State claims car bombs at Libyas eastern forces camp in Derna

CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State claimed responsibility on Thursday for two car bomb explosions that targeted a military unit belonging to the eastern forces of the Libyan National Army (LNA) in Derna earlier this week, the group's Al-Nabaa newspaper said.

At least 18 people were wounded in the explosions in the eastern coastal city, a medical source and residents told Reuters.

(Reporting by Nayera Abdallah; Editing by Tom Brown)

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Updated Date: Jun 07, 2019 04:09:25 IST