Libya: IS cuts off three oil guards’ heads
IS in Libya posted Thursday a video on Twitter showing the beheading of three members from the Oil Facilities Guard who were abducted by the IS militants from an area near oil-rich Ras Lanuf, 650 km to the east of Tripoli.
An official in the Oil Facilities Guard confirmed the news after the video of the decapitation went viral on Twitter.
“The beheaded persons were kidnapped on January 14 during IS attack on the oil crescent region, specifically, an area near Ras Lanuf.” Added the official.
How to submit an Op-Ed: Libyan Express accepts opinion articles on a wide range of topics. Submissions may be sent to email@example.com. Please include ‘Op-Ed’ in the subject line.
- Ambassador Norland praises Libyan Audit Bureau’s role in anti-corruption drive - October 01, 2022
- Al-Bayda oilfield is on track to increase production by the end of October - October 01, 2022
- Al-Koni insisted on continuing the work of unification of the military institution - September 30, 2022