Swedish Consulate Bombed in Benghazi


If you’re a foreign diplomat, Benghazi should be on the list of places to open a diplomatic mission right below Mogadishu, Gaza and Hell. And that’s the problem with a lot of the conspiracy theories about why the Benghazi mission was targeted. Maybe they’re true, but the fact of the matter is that Benghazi diplomatic facilities were being attacked before that and they were attacked afterward.

The honorary joint Swedish and Finish consulate in Benghazi’s Fuwaihat district was bombed this morning. No one was injured, despite earlier reports that a Swede and a Libyan were injured in the blast.  “We are fine the building is not fine”, an official at the honorary consulate told the Libya Herald.

The blast, caused by a car bomb, occurred at 11.30am. “The car was driven up and the driver ran away,” the official said. “The building is not devastated. It can be used, but there is a lot of work necessary.”

“There were only pieces of the car left,” one local resident said.  ”It must have been a massive bomb. But other nearby buildings were not damaged.”

Well now just wait for the Swedish retaliation to begin. First up, the IKEA store in Benghazi raises its prices. Then the number of Libyan refugees accepted into Sweden and given free everything is reduced by 1 percent.
And if that doesn’t show them… Sweden will take this to the UN.

  • snaphanen

    “We havn’t done them anything” the consul continues in swedish radio


    The english and italians left last year. Is it possible to stay i Benghazi?

    “Sure. This was just symbolic to shake us up. We will go on”, Anders Nilsson continues.

  • Veracious_one

    remember…the real problem is Islamophobia….

    • kg88

      The real problem is ISLAMOFASCISTS!

  • objectivefactsmatter

    But at least we got rid of Qaddafi! Yeah King 0’Bama!

  • mtnhikerdude

    Typical of Sweden’s left logic .Want to see an attitude change ? Deport all of America’s citizens and non citizens that hate America to Benghazi .