Video: Gunmen attack Tripoli house of Defense Minister Al-Mihdi Al-Baraghati

Video: Gunmen attack Tripoli house of Defense Minister Al-Mihdi Al-Baraghati

January 12, 2018 - 15:48
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Written by: AbdullahBenIbrahim

Unknown gunmen launched a pre-dawn attack on the house of Defense Minister of Presidential Council, Al-Mihdi Al-Baraghati, in Janzour district, Tripoli, on Friday, causing some material damage.

Sources said the attackers sprayed the house with machine guns and fired an RPG rocket before escaping.

A CCTV footage released by Al-Baraghati’s guards showed the moment of the attack and the damage caused to the house.

Al-Baraghati, his family and security guards were not hurt in the attack, which happened at 4:30 a.m. according to the video.

The identity of the attackers is not yet known.