A convoy of Faiez Serraj the Prime Minister of the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) was shot at in Tripoli on Monday (February 20).
|As well as Serraj, head of the High State Council, Abdurrahman Swehli, and of the Presidential Guard, Najmi Nakua, were also in the convoy. None of the three men were hurt according to Ashraf Tulty a spokesperson for the GNA. The attack happened as the convoy passed through the Abu Salim district. There are numerous militia groups that control different parts of Tripoli. While some support the GNA others oppose it. There are frequent clashes between various militia.|