JEM Calls on Hafter to Help Secure Release of Abductees

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The Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) called on its ally, Khalifa Hafter, to help them secure the release of a number of its members who were kidnapped by a gang from inside the Libyan city of Sabha last week.

A sources disclosed on contacts between the movement leadership and Hafter, which in turn directed officials in the area of Sabha to communicate with these gangs to release the kidnappers.

He said the leaders of the movement in the city of Sabha, Abdul Karim Shalawi and Dardouq,” Tried to communicate with the gang, but they failed to compromise and reach an agreement to release the abductees, which led the movement’s leadership to continue with its ally the leader of the Karama process to secure their release.”.