The International Tourism Festival of Ghat inaugurated on Friday in its 24th edition in the city of Ghat.
The opening ceremony was attended by President of the General Authority for Tourism, Khader Malik and Mayor of Ghat, in addition to a number of local officials and people interested in this event.
The Head of the Civil Registry Authority Mohammed Baltamir said there are efforts to unite the administrations of the authority across Libya.
Baltamir said in a statement on Thursday that they are also working on developing the quality of the services at the offices of the Civil Registry so that Libyans can receive better handling of their daily requirements from the authority.
13 fighters were injured and an officer named Khalid Masoud was killed as a group of armed mercenaries believed to be Chadian rebels attacked Thursday dawn the position of 10th Brigade of Khalifa Haftar’s self-styled army in Taraghin, southern Libya.
Sources from the 10th Brigade said the attack was carried out using armored vehicles similar to those used by Haftar’s forces as a kind of camouflage.