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United States condemns terrorist attack on Tazirbu

The Address | Benghazi – Libya

TRIPOLI – The United States embassy in Libya condemned on Sunday the terrorist armed attack that targeted a police station in the southeastern Libyan oasis town of Tazirbu on Friday where 9 security members were killed and at least 20 others injured and kidnapped.

The terrorist group ISIS on Saturday claimed responsibility for the attack in a statement on its propaganda platform Amaq.

In a short statement via Twitter, the U.S. embassy said that it “strongly condemns Friday’s ISIS attack on Tezirbu police station in that resulted in the death and kidnapping of innocent civilians. We extend our condolences to families of the victims and call for the safe return of those kidnapped.”

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