Libyan police arrest Daesh militant recruiting youth
The aftermath of fighting between Daesh and Libyan forces in Benghazi. (AFP/Abdullah Doma)
Crime fighting office in Ghryan managed recently to apprehend a Tunisian national affiliated to state organization found distributing leaflets urging youth to join Daesh.
Head of investigations at the office, Major Tanish told LANA that after receiving tips indicating a Tunisian national recruiting youth to Daesh in Ghyrian.
Then, investigation staff monitored the suspect and after ascertaining the information he was arrested. He explained that the suspect was working in a photo shop in Ghryian for a long time and in collaboration with the owner of the shop he was caught red handed.
After interrogation he admitted that he joined the organization, and another youth made a testimony revealing that the suspect tried to convince him to join Daesh as well. The suspect was referred to the public prosecution.
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