Libyans protest against lawlessness

Crowds rally in Tripoli over spread of illegal weapons and state's inability to control armed gangs.



    Anger is growing in Libya over the illegal arms trade and the interim government's inability to control armed groups.

    In the capital, Tripoli, a funeral turned into a protest against the growing lawlessness in the country.

    Al Jazeera's Omar Al Saleh reports from Tripoli.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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