Five soldiers killed after violence hits Benghazi
The clashes took place after gunmen stormed a police station in Benghazi (File/AFP)
Five Libyan soldiers have been killed in clashes on Friday between gunmen and government soldiers in Benghazi, AFP reports.
Armed men stormed a Benghazi police station, resulting in a swift response from special forces to push them out, military and medical sources say.
Eleven others were also injured across the city as fighting broke out, according to AFP.