An army officer was killed and three soldiers were wounded Sunday in Libya’s lawless eastern city of Benghazi, security and medical sources said.

“Unknown gunmen opened fire at Colonel Saad al-Jamli as he dropped off his son at a school in central Benghazi,”a security official told AFP.

Fadia al-Barghathi, spokesperson for the Mediterranean city’s Al-Jala hospital, said 51-year-old Jamli’s body was brought in with five bullet wounds in the head. […]