Friday, 24/1/2020 | 11:16 UTC+0
Libyan Newswire

Trial of Suspects in Libyan Fuel Smuggling Adjourned.

Tripoli, Trial of 5 suspects accused of fuel

smuggling from Libya was started here on Sunday. The defendants were

arrested on board a Maltese vessel 'SoveiGN M' by the Libyan Navy off

the Libyan coast.

According to the Ministry of Justice Information Office, the case

was adjourned until Sunday April 1, due to absence of translator for

one of the defendants.

The hearing was attended by the Ambassador of Croatia to Egypt,

being the diplomatic representative of his country in Libya, and one

of the defendants is a Croat.

Source: Libya News Agency