Cairo - A car bomb on Friday targeted the Swedish consulate
in Benghazi, in eastern Libya, according to Libyan media reports.
The explosion caused damage to the consulate building and
neighbouring buildings, but there were no casualties, the independent Press
Solidarity Agency reported.
But Qatari broadcaster Al Jazeera reported that two people -
a Swede and a Libyan - were injured.
The attack comes a day after Libyan Prime Minister Ali
Zeidan was briefly captured by armed gunmen believed to be former rebel
In September 2012, the US ambassador to Libya and three
other Americans were killed in an attack on the US consulate in Benghazi.
Libya's new leaders have been struggling to assert their
authority and re-establish security in the North African country since dictator
Muammar Gaddafi was overthrown and killed in October 2011.