Over 60 killed in ruck bomb blast at Libya police centre
Tripoli: Over 60 people were killed on Thursday when a
truck bomb exploded outside a police training centre in the western Libyan city
The attacker struck the al-Jahfal training camp, BBC
reported. The centre was a military base during the rule of ousted Libyan
leader Muammar Gaddafi.
The UN Special Representative to Libya, Martin Kobler,
said the blast was a suicide attack.
Hundreds of recruits were outside performing morning
exercises when the deafening explosion took place. Libya's al-Naba television
network said a state of emergency had been declared.