By Jamal Adel.
Tripoli, 10 September 2014:
An Ansar Al Sharia patrol in Sirte arrested five foreigners last night on suspicion of forging . . .[restrict]Libyan banknotes.
Sirte Council spokesman Mohammed Al-Amyel told the Libya Herald that four Syrians and a Palestinian had been detained. “The gang members are now being investigated by the authorities”.
He did not say how much counterfeit money was involved nor explain how the illegal operation had been uncovered.