Tribes take over oil company HQ in southwestern Libya: Arabiya TV

09:19, February 22, 2011      

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Dubai-based Al-Arabiya TV said Tuareg tribes took over the headquarters of an oil company in Ubari city in southwestern Libya.

The leader of the Al-Zuwayya tribe in east Libya told Al- Jazeera TV on Sunday his tribe would cut oil exports to Western countries within 24 hours unless Libyan authorities halt their heavy-handed security crackdown on protesters.

Source: Xinhua

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