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Libyan Newswire

Three Individuals Arrested in Ras Jedir – One of Them Heading to Syria for ‘Jihad’

Three individuals who were to enter Libya were arrested, on Tuesday, in Ras Jedir, close to the border, according to a statement of the Interior Ministry.

One of them had admitted his intention to go to Syria for “jihad” with an army faction.

The second was banned from leaving the territory and a search warrant issued against him by the security units in Tunis for extreme violence, the same source specifies.

According to the preliminary investigations, the three defendants had proposed a sum of money to two individuals, native of the region, so as to help them enter the Libyan territory.

Source : Tunis Afrique Presse