Defense Minister Barghathi takes office in Tripoli Wednesday

  • Libyan Express |
  • Wednesday 18 May 2016

13254398_1208487679185189_1421531399665890896_n_e

The spokesman of the Oil Facilities Guard, Ali Al-Hassi, said the UN-backed GNA’s Defense Minister, Al-Mahdi Al-Barghathi, has headed to Tripoli to start his duty from his office there.

In a statement Wednesday, Al-Hassi confirmed that the Oil Facilities Guard will be under the control and command of the Defense Ministry of the GNA, led by Al-Barghathi.

Meanwhile, this comes after a meeting between Al-Barghathi and the Chief of the Oil Facilities Guard, Ibrahim Jodran in the headquarters of the guard earlier.

1st Libya-Europen Oil & Gas Summit

Comments reflect the opinions of the visitor and not those of Libyan Express, its editorial board or staff.