Islamist militants shell two Libyan oilfields, port pipeline damaged

BENGHAZI, Libya - Islamist militants on Monday shelled Libya's Bahi and Mabrouk oilfields, damaging a pipeline to Es Sidra oil port, said Ali Hassi, a spokesman for forces protecting energy infrastructure.
Militants claiming loyalty to Islamic State have said they carried out previous attacks on oilfields and a pipeline in Libya, where two rival governments are battling for control.
A spokesman for the National Oil Corporation was not immediately available to comment.
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