Update: National Congress evacuated following firefight outside

Tripoli, 25 September:

The entire National Congress has been evacuated after a firefight broke out following a protest outside by disgruntled former revolutionaries.

The incident happened early this afternoon, Tuesday, with witnessing reporting hearing bursts of fire over a period of two to three minutes.

It is not known how many people were injured during the exchange.

Revolutionaries had gathered outside the Congress building to protest about being marginalised by the new authorities. Some were reported to have been carrying banners saying "do not sideline the revolutionaries".
Yesterday, graffiti slogans had been scrawled on the walls opposite the . . .

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