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Libya: Brak al-Shat airbase attack that left 141 people dead captured on CCTV02:06

Libya: Brak al-Shat airbase attack that left 141 people dead captured on CCTV

Libya, Brak al-Sha
May 21, 2017 at 22:19 GMT -00:00 · Published

CCTV footage released on Sunday, shows the moment attackers broke into Brak al-Shat airbase in southern Libya on Thursday, 18 May. 141 people were reportedly killed in the raid on the airbase including unarmed military personnel and civilians who worked in the area.

The attackers could be seen smashing the facility gates as they drive onto the command office before stealing money and documents. Investigation of the Brak Al-Shati attack is ongoing, details are still yet to emerge.

Libya has been wracked by security issues since former President Muammar Gaddafi was ousted from power in 2011, with international diplomats making a plea to stop hostilities between the Libyan National Army (LNA), led by General Khalifa Haftar, and the Government of National Accord (GNA), in a bid to avoid escalation between the two sides.

Libya: Brak al-Shat airbase attack that left 141 people dead captured on CCTV02:06
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CCTV footage released on Sunday, shows the moment attackers broke into Brak al-Shat airbase in southern Libya on Thursday, 18 May. 141 people were reportedly killed in the raid on the airbase including unarmed military personnel and civilians who worked in the area.

The attackers could be seen smashing the facility gates as they drive onto the command office before stealing money and documents. Investigation of the Brak Al-Shati attack is ongoing, details are still yet to emerge.

Libya has been wracked by security issues since former President Muammar Gaddafi was ousted from power in 2011, with international diplomats making a plea to stop hostilities between the Libyan National Army (LNA), led by General Khalifa Haftar, and the Government of National Accord (GNA), in a bid to avoid escalation between the two sides.

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