Seven people were killed Saturday (June 21st) in an attack on the Benghazi port following a major drug bust. Eighteen others were injured.

Libyan authorities were destroying a major hashish cache seized from a cargo ship when they came under attack. Saiqa Special Forces responded to the assault and pursued the assailants. The troops are now in full control of the port.

Seven tonnes of hashish were seized in the operation, according to a security source. […]