A source from Benghazi city confirmed the release of journalist Siraj Al-Maqsabi, after more than 30 days of being kidnapped by Haftar's forces in Benghazi.

The source added that Al-Maqsabi couldn't identify any of his kidnappers because he was blindfolded, noting that the kidnappers refused to give him back his mobile and computer.

Al-Maqsabi was kidnapped by a group of gunmen in the headquarters of the General Press Authority in Benghazi on November 22.