The Special Deterrence Force (SDF) stated Monday it had arrested two men suspected to be members of ISIS in the capital, Tripoli.

The SDF named the two men as Mohammed Bala, nicknamed Abu Ayyub and Siraj al-Jihawi, nicknamed Abu Huraira.

The two men were arrested for placing a bomb near the Industrial District roundabout after preparing the bomb to explode.

The SDF confirmed that the explosive device was dismantled and dealt with by the security services in the region.