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Gunmen try to kill Libya's recognized prime minister

A guard was lightly wounded but that there were no fatalities in an attack on Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni's motorcade in Tobruk.

Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP/File

Gunmen tried to assassinate Libya's internationally recognized prime minister on his way to the airport in the eastern city of Tobruk on Tuesday, a spokesman for his government said.