Two killed and 36 hurt in Libyan clashes

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  • Libyan defence minister arrives in Gharyan to quell violence

  • Fighting continues into Saturday

  • Government struggles to disarm militias (Recasts with defence minister quote, fighter's demands)

By Mahmoud Habboush

GHARYAN, Libya, Jan 14 (Reuters) - Fighters from neighbouring Libyan towns blasted each other with artillery and rockets on Saturday, killing at least two people and wounding 36 in the latest violence between militias who refuse to disarm five months after toppling Muammar Gaddafi.

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