Officials Capture Criminal Gang Smuggling Libyan Antiquities – Al Marsad

Officials from the Anti-Negative and Destructive Acts agency on arrested on Friday a gang engaged in the criminal trade of antiquities from Libya.

[Libya, 23 November 2019] – An official of the agency explained that they had followed the case very closely and verified the accuracy of the tips they received and the people involved in this criminal activity.

The agency was therefore able to launch a successful ambush and arrested several gang members who were caught red-handed with priceless artifacts and they were involved in the trafficking of Libyan antiquities.

The official of the Anti-Negative and Destructive Acts agency said they will hand over the artifacts to the Department of Antiquities of the Interim government of Libya.

© Al Marsad English (2019)