Two Assaray Bank officials kidnapped in Tripoli

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Two Assaray Bank officials kidnapped in Tripoli

June 18, 2017 - 15:50
Written by: AbdullahBenIbrahim

Chairman of the Board of Directors of Assaray Trade and Investment Bank, Noman Al-Bouri, and the bank’s manager, Farouq Al-Obaidi, were abducted in Tripoli on Saturday.

Sources said Al-Bouri and Al-Obaidi were abducted by gunmen after attending a celebration at Corinthia Hotel last night. Their whereabouts is still unknown.

The bank’s employees went on strike on Sunday, demanding the immediate release of the two officials.

 

Update: The two were released Sunday afternoon with no more details about the identity of the kidnappers or the reason behind their abduction.