Armed Group Attacks Libyan Parliament (10)

Tasnim Iran 2014.05.19 10:49
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Forces apparently loyal to a renegade Libyan general said they had attacked parliament and suspended its activities, directly challenging the legitimacy of the country's central government. A commander in Libya's military police on Sunday read a statement on behalf of a group led by General Khalifa Hifter announcing the suspension. Hifter is a one-time rebel commander who said the US backed his efforts to
TRIPOLI, LIBYA, BENGHAZI, PARLIAMENT, GUNMAN, RENEGADE, Libya, BJ, USA