Bomb explodes in Libyan town as U.N. envoy meets PM Thinni

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Posted: Nov 09, 2014 9:01 AM

BENGHAZI Libya (Reuters) - A bomb exploded on Sunday in an eastern Libyan city where a U.N. special envoy was due to meet internationally-recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni, but there were no injuries, officials said.

Details were unclear but one government official said a car bomb went off in front of the security headquarters in the eastern city of Shahat where Thinni and U.N. envoy Bernadino Leon were due to meet in a different building.

(Writing by Ulf Laessing; Editing by Mark Heinrich)