The Mayor of Al-Sharqiyah Imhimmed Arab, confirmed the killing of one person and the wounding of others as a result of clashes between Khalid Ibn Al-Walid Battalion and what he called the remnants of Chadian gangs in Umm al Aranib area in Murzuq.

Arab pointed out that clashes are still ongoing at the HQ of the Chinese company in the region, adding that the wounded were transferred to the hospital for treatment, describing their injuries as minor.

Armed formations in the southern region announced a military operation to hunt the remnants of the Chadian opposition groups, who are positioned in the region.