The High Council of State (HCS) condemned the armed attack on the police station in Fuqaha town on Monday.

In a statement, the HCS emphasized the importance of apprehending and prosecuting the perpetrators and to work to release the kidnapped, calling for the need to unify the security institutions in the country to protect civilians from such armed attacks.

For his part, the Chairman of the Presidential Council (PC) Fayez Al-Sarraj said that the terrorist attack on Fuqaha is another reason to pool the security and military efforts, adding that it is important to accelerate and unify the ranks to uproot terrorism from the Libyan territory and face the criminal acts that target the security and stability of the country.