Benghazi citizens hand in weapons

ReutersPeople in Benghazi have said they feel safe enough now to hand their weapons back, according to Reuters. Residents said the organizers of the protests were collecting weapons.

“All the weapons the youth took are being returned to the headquarters of the Supreme Court and the neighbouring Prosecutions Complex, as well as some camps, where the revolution was organised,” said Ali, an 18-year-old student.

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  2. juliette says:

    I think it is foolish for them to return the weapons! For me this shows continued fear somewhere of Gadaffi. Them being unarmed was part of the problem. Keep the weapons!

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