The General National Congress has offered condolences for the families of the victim protesters of Al-Keesh Square in Benghazi, describing the incident as a treacherous and cowardly act that aims at worsening the city's status quo.

In a statement earlier on Saturday, the GNC reaffirmed that the perpetrators of this heinous crime must be captured and brought to justice, stressing that the GNC will spare no effort in its continuous search for a solution to the Libyan crisis to spare the bloodshed and brings back stability and security.

4 protesters were killed and 14 others were injured on Friday in an indiscriminate shelling on an anti-Leon’s proposed government protest in Al-Keesh Square.