Saturday, October 16, 2021

GNU-affiliated force accuses another of kidnapping its fighters

GNU-affiliated force accuses another of kidnapping its fighters

The 444th Brigade Combat Unit has accused the so-called Stabilization Apparatus of kidnapping eleven of its fighters two weeks ago in Tripoli.

In a statement released on Saturday, the combat unit said the apparatus forces kidnapped those fighters during an attack on the al-Takbali camp on September 3. It also accused the the apparatus forces of kidnapping civilians, whom are family relatives of the fighters.

The 444th Brigade Combat Unit said it made a “complaint” to the Tripoli-based military prosecutor regarding the incident.

It is noteworthy that both forces are nominally under the authority of the Government of National Unity.