During the operation , which was held by the Libyan national army in the city of Derna, the prisoner was one of the leaders of the terrorist organization al-Qaeda Abu Safana Ben Kama.
It is reported by Al-Arabiya, citing its own sources, reports 24 channel.
It is noted that the armed forces of Libya have arrested Ben Kama during a RAID on one of the last positions of terrorists in Derna when a group of militants, which he directed, ran out of ammo.
One of the attacks committed by the militants under the leadership of Abu Safana Ben Kama, is considered an attack on the U.S. Consulate in the Libyan city of Benghazi. In September 2012, during the attack on the diplomatic Commission killed U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens and three other American diplomats.
Recall, November 20, 2017 as a result of air strikes in Central Yemen, who conducted the U.S. military destroyed five terrorists of al-Qaida. Among them was Mujahid al-ADANI, also known as Muhammad Shukri, the leader of al-Qaida in Yemen.
Who is Abu Safyan Ben Kama? One of the most influential leaders of the terrorist network al-Qaeda. Left Libya in the early 1980s, were trained at the training bases in Afghanistan. During the stay of Osama bin Laden in the Sudan Ben Kama was his personal driver. Abu Safana Ben Kama was captured by U.S. special forces and sent to Guantanamo. In 2007, he was extradited to Libya, where he continued to serve his sentence. In 2011 Ben Kama managed to escape from prison during the protests of the rebels.