Hasan Yaacoub speaks to reporters from his hometown of Bidnayel, July 26, 2016. (The Daily Star/NNA)
This article has been updated to clarify the details of the gunfight.
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One of the three sons of former MP Hasan Yaacoub arrested a day ago after a gunfight was released on bail Friday, the state-run National News Agency reported.The dispute then escalated, involving Yaacoub and his three sons on one side and Sleiman and his bodyguards on the other, the NNA added Friday.Yaacoub has seen his fair share of controversy, having been imprisoned for seven months for his alleged involvement in the kidnapping of the son of slain Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.
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