A senior leader of the Tarek Ibn Ziyad force, a militia loyal to Khalifa Haftar, has been killed in mysterious circumstances in Benghazi, sources from Benghazi have confirmed.

The militia leader, identified to be Essam Al-Ashibi, was found dead on his farm on Sunday evening.

Al-Ashibi has reportedly committed murder, torture, and seized the property of Haftar's opponents who fled the city of Benghazi.

Recently, the city of Benghazi witnessed the killing of several controversial leaders in the ranks of Haftar, such as Mohammed Al-Kani, Mahmoud Al-Werfalli, and others, while their cases remained disclosed.