Benghazi’s police chief killed in front of home by unknown attackers

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Reuters is reporting that the head of Benghazi, Libya’s police force was shot and killed in front of his home by a group of unknown attackers overnight.

Police chief killed in Libya’s Benghazi: sources reut.rs/WiXIaA

— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) November 21, 2012

Interior ministry officials say that Faraj al-Deirsy, who was in charge of security in Benghazi, died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Looks like Ansar Alsharia (i.e. extremists) are taking on #Benghazi right this late hour #Libya! Head of Security killed, clashes reported!

— Mohamed Eljarh (@Eljarh) November 21, 2012

Assassinations continue in #Benghazi. Head of police just got killed by unknowns

— Emad Dlala (@EmadDlala) November 21, 2012

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