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Libya parliament attacked, Benghazi Islamists targeted

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Armed groups attacked Libya's interim parliament and an air base in the east, adding to turmoil in the troubled country where a rogue general has launched an offensive against Islamists in the city of Benghazi. 

Forces of the Military Council of Tripoli deploy next to the General National Congress (GNC) in Tripoli, on March 3, 2014

A colonel claiming to speak on behalf of the army declared that parliament had been suspended.

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