Tripoli militias announce “unification” into new Tripoli Protection Force

By Sami Zaptia.

London, 18 December 2018:

Four main Tripoli militias announced their amalgamation today into a new Tripoli Protection Force (TPF).

The militias are: The Tripoli Revolutionaries' Brigade (TRB); Abusleem Deterence and Rapid Intervention Force; the Nawasi 8th Force; and the Bab Tajura brigade.

The news of the amalgamation came after a meeting was held in Tripoli's port (Shaab section) earlier today.

The outcome of the meeting was announced by TRB in a statement posted on their official Facebook page. The statement was not signed and did not have the customery colourful stamps of . . .

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