Posted 16 декабря 2021,, 07:55

Published 16 декабря 2021,, 07:55

Modified 24 декабря 2022,, 22:37

Updated 24 декабря 2022,, 22:37

In Libya, militants seized government buildings

16 декабря 2021, 07:55
According to the Libyan news agency Al-Jamahiriya, in Libya, armed militants occupied the building of the Presidential Council in the capital of Tripoli, and also seized the buildings of the Ministry of Defense and hotels.

According to the source, the Tripoli Revolutionary Brigade, led by Haytham al-Tajuri, is behind the attack.

"Al Jamahiriya" reports that militants are located at the headquarters of the Presidential Council, the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Defense, as well as the hotel "Corinthia". The Libyan capital is controlled by the Government of National Unity, which is one of the two main opposing forces in the country.

According to the source, the attack took place on the evening of December 15. The report says that several areas of the city were de-energized.

According to "Kommersant" on December 24 in Libya scheduled general elections, which are going to participate son of Muammar Gaddafi, Seif al-Islam Gaddafi and the Commander of the Libyan National Army (LNA) Khalifa Haftar. On December 11, it became known about the unification of the LNA and the Government of National Unity, which had previously been opposing forces.