Egypt’s president wants Libya to hand over captured militant

The Address | Benghazi – Libya

CAIRO – Egypt’s president, Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, says he wants a prominent militant captured in Libya this week extradited so that he can be “held accountable”, Associated Press reported.

The Libyan National Army General Command has announced on October 8th the arrest of Hisham Ashmawi, a former Egyptian officer who is the commander of the al-Murabitun extremist group in Derna city in northeastern Libya.


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