TV News LIES

Sunday, Apr 30th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News International More than 1000 inmates escape from Libyan jail

More than 1000 inmates escape from Libyan jail

E-mail Print PDF

Libya jailbreakAbout 1,200 inmates have escaped from a jail in the restive Libyan city of Benghazi. A security official told the AP news agency that most of the escapees were facing serious charges.

Another report said a riot had taken place inside the al-Kwafiya prison. The jailbreak comes a day after the assassination of a prominent political activist triggered protests in the city, although it is not clear whether the two are connected.

Benghazi is one of the most unstable parts of post-revolution Libya. Last year the US ambassador and three other Americans were killed there.

On Saturday protesters attacked offices linked to the Muslim Brotherhood following the assassination of the prominent political activist Abdelsalam al-Mismari. Hundreds of mourners attended his funeral.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Famed Swiss Climber Ueli Steck Killed In Fall Near Mount Everest

Swiss climber dies in fall near Mt. EverestAn experienced Swiss climber died on Sunday after he fell in the Everest region of Nepal...

Russian rallies urge Putin not to run again; dozens arrested

Police detain Russian activistUnder the slogan "I'm fed up," demonstrators urging Vladimir Putin not to run for a fourth...

Despite Trump demand, U.S. will pay THAAD costs

S. Korean THAAD to be paid for by USThe deployment has drawn protests from China, which says the powerful radar which can penetrate its...

North Korea ballistic missile test fails, NBC News confirms

N. Korean missile test fails againNorth Korea test-fired a mid-range ballistic missile from the western part of its country Saturday, but...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!