Member of the High Council of State (HCS), Salim Madi, has confirmed the disappearance of his son, Sifaw Madi, on Sunday evening, in mysterious circumstances.

Sifaw Madi disappeared after leaving his house at night in the Mansoura district of Tripoli, the HCS said on its Facebook page.

Madi's family called on the country's concerned authorities to reveal the fate of their kidnapped son, after they were unable to obtain any information about his whereabouts.