Middle East

Libyan militia ‘secures’ U.S. compound

A member of the Fajr Libya (Libya Dawn) Islamist militia stands at the gym of a villa at the US diplomatic compound in the Libyan capital Tripoli, on August 31, 2014, after members of the group moved into the complex of several villas in southern Tripoli to prevent it from being looted, according to the faction. AFP PHOTO / MAHMUD TURKIA

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on September 01, 2014, on page 9.




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