Gunmen Seize Chemical Weapons

Armed men have reportedly stolen chemical weapons from a storage location in the Jufra district, 600 kilometers southeast of Tripoli.

According to The North Africa Post, the amount taken is unknown but there are fears that they could find their way to militants loyal to the Islamic State (IS, ISIS, ISIL).

Military sources who spoke to the media stated that among the chemical weapons are mustard gas and sarin gas.

(Source: The North Africa Post)

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