Dr Hamid Al-Tubuly

Dr Hamid Al-Tubuly

Location: Tripoli, Libya
32° 52' 34.2264" N, 13° 11' 15.0252" E
Status: Released
Released on 04 Dec 2012

A professor at Tripoli's medical school, and a prominent social media voice, Mr. al-Tunuly (@2011feb17) was abducted at gunpoint by unidentified armed men from his home on December 4, 2012

Mr. al-Tubuly was released the same day. It was later revealed that the kidnappers were members of the Supreme Security Committee, a security group operating under the authority of the Libyan Ministry of Interior.

The reasons behind the abduction remain unclear.

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