Egyptian lorry drivers held hostage in Libya

(AGI) Cairo, Sept 29 - At least 70 Egyptian lorry drivers werekidnapped on Monday by Libyan militants in the Ajdabiya area,south of Benghazi. The militants are demanding the release ofMohammed Salama, held in Egypt for smuggling arms andammunition across the Libyan border, in exchange for thedrivers, the leader of a lorry drivers' association in the NileDelta region, Gamal Own, told the newspaper Al Masry al Youm. .

(AGI) Cairo, Sept 29 - At least 70 Egyptian lorry drivers werekidnapped on Monday by Libyan militants in the Ajdabiya area,south of Benghazi. The militants are demanding the release ofMohammed Salama, held in Egypt for smuggling arms andammunition across the Libyan border, in exchange for thedrivers, the leader of a lorry drivers' association in the NileDelta region, Gamal Own, told the newspaper Al Masry al Youm. .