17 individuals arrested for participating in Tripoli incidents in the past few days

Sunday, 31 January 2021

The Army Command - Directorate of Orientation issued the following statement:

Following the previous statement concerning the incidents that took place in Tripoli in the past few days, a patrol from the Intelligence Directorate arrested 17 individuals for staging riots, vandalism, trespassing public and private properties, and throwing Molotov cocktail towards Security Forces. Some of them were are also suspected to have participated in the municipality building arson and in throwing hand grenades towards Tripoli Seraille.

An Investigation has been initiated under the supervision of the valid judiciary authorities.