By Ayman Amzein.
Benghazi, 22 June 2015:
A car bomb exploded at a checkpoint south of Benghazi this afternoon, killing at least three . . .[restrict]Libyan National Army (LNA) soldiers. The attack, at Tika, a small village on the road to Gemenis and Ajdabiya, has been claimed by Ansar Al-Sharia, part of the Benghazi Revolutionaries’ Shoura Council. Photos of the blast have been posted by Ansar on social media.
It is not thought to be a suicide bomb. However, how the vehicle arrived at the checkpoint and what happened to the driver are unknown at present. Ansar claim that the vehicle was remote controlled.
The bodies of the dead soldiers are reported to have been taken to the hospital in Ajdabiya. [/restrict]