Libya’s Military Police chief assassinated in Benghazi


The Chief of Libya’s Military Police, Colonel Ahmed Mustafa Al-Barghathi, was shot outside his house in the Greysh district of Benghazi this morning, when leaving for mosque.

Barghathi was seriously injured by the gunfire and was taken to Benghazi’s Jala hospital. He died on the operating table, according to the spokesman for Benghazi Joint Security Room, Abdullah Al-Zaidi.

His body was then transferred to Benghazi Medical Centre for preparation for burial this afternoon.

Libya Herald