19 April 2014

Tunisia: FM Calls Libyan Authorities to Do Their Utmost to Release Tunisian Diplomats

Photo: Fred Abrahams/Human Rights Watch
Libya has witnessed frequent kidnappings (file photo).

Tunis — Foreign Minister Mongi Hamdi called, Friday, the Libyan authorities to intervene to help release the two Tunisian diplomats kidnapped in Libya and ensure their safety.

"The Libyan authorities should do their utmost to release Laroussi Kontassi and Mohamed Ben Sheikh and guarantee their safety," Mr. Hamdi said, Friday, in a phone conversation with his Libyan opposite number Mohamed Abdelaziz, a press release of the Foreign Ministry points out...

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