Lebanese press sources reported that the judicial judiciary in Lebanon has suspended prosecutions against Hannibal, the son of Muammar Gaddafi, for lack of jurisdiction, in the case regarding the abduction and attempting of the killing of a Lebanese doctor in Libya.

The sources added that the judicial judiciary said that such cases fall under the competence of the military judiciary and is not of its jurisdiction.

Lebanese doctor Hussein Ali filed a complaint in Beirut, in which he accused Hannibal Gaddafi of collaborating with other Libyans to kidnap him in 2016 during his stay in Tripoli, in order to press the Lebanese authorities to release Hannibal.