The Tunisian Prime Minister, Al-Habib Essid, has pledged that the Tunisian government will use all available means to discover the reasons of abducting the Tunisian nationals, in addition to following up the situations of the missing, including the 2 journalists, Nadheer Al-Ktary and Sofian Al-Shwarby.
“All Tunisian nationals are dear to our hearts. It is their right that the government to look after them, especially who suffer rough times abroad. We are continuously following up their situations and taking all possible steps to uncover the details of their disappearance” he said, according to AlHayat.
In December, the Tunisian human rights activists, Mustafa Abdulkabeer, said that 150 Tunisians are imprisoned in Libya, while 20 are missing, including the 2 journalists and an embassy staff member.
The families of abducted Tunisians in Libya held a demonstration in front of the foreign ministry headquarters in Tunis to demand formal actions to release their relatives.