Libyan minister shot dead in hometown (17)

Al Arabiya News 2014.01.12 07:44
Libya's Sirte was the last regime bastion to fall into opposition fighters' hands in 2011. (File photo: Reuters) Tweet By Staff writer | Al Arabiya News Sunday, 12 January 2014 Libya's deputy industry minister was killed during a visit to his hometown of Sirte, east of Tripoli, security sources told Agence France-Presse on Saturday. The minister, Hassan al-Droui, was killed by unidentified gunmen.
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