Two people were killed and about 10 injured.
Two people were killed in the attack by gunmen on the headquarters of the Libyan National oil Corporation located in the Libyan capital Tripoli.
About it reports on Monday Agency Associated Press.
According to the Ministry of health of Libya, about ten people were injured.
Meanwhile, the UN mission in Libya condemned the attack, calling it “vile” and urged the country to unite to get rid of terrorism.
Earlier on Monday, six armed men stormed the headquarters, started shooting, took several people hostage and detonated explosive devices, causing the fire started.
“The building was severely damaged due to fire. Smoke everywhere. Armed men attacked the lower floors of the building, this was a brutal attack,” – said the head of Libya’s National oil Corporation Mustafa Salallah.
Meanwhile, the Agency notes that while there is no information regarding the fate of the assailants, which the Libyan authorities said “terrorists”. Still remains unknown whether the guards to rescue hostages and take control of the situation.