US Embassy

The Chargè d'affaires of the United States (US) embassy in Libya, Leslie Ordman, said he was pleased to recognize Libyan participants in US-government-sponsored counterterrorism training to strengthen capacity for deterring, detecting, and disrupting terrorist activities. 

The US embassy added on Twitter that the State Department’s Antiterrorism Assistance Program delivers counterterrorism training worldwide to help law enforcement officials and first responders deal with security challenges with an emphasis on the rule of law and respect for human rights.

No details were given about the affiliation of the Libyan participants. This came after the visit of US defense attaché to Tripoli last week, holding a meeting with military officials, Including Chief of Staff Mohammed Haddad.