Criminal Investigation Department of Benghazi Attacked

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Criminal Investigation Department of Benghazi Attacked

January 13, 2016 - 13:06
Written by: AbdullahBenIbrahim

Armed groups attacked the Criminal Investigation Department in Benghazi on Tuesday after the arrest of one of group members over drug charges.

The attackers tried to free their fellow member from the custody using heavy weapons, but their attempt was repelled. Reports said that attackers were Sahawat "Awakening" groups affiliated with Khalifa Haftar's forces.