Mishri calls for oil export halt amid anti-Israel protests at Mellitah complex

Oct 17, 2023 | Libyan actors

On 17 October, former head of the High State Council (HSC), Khaled al-Mishri, called for a halt to oil exports until the ‘brutal aggression’ against the Palestinian people is stopped. Later on 19 October, there was an anti-Israel demonstration in front of the Mellitah Oil & Gas Complex. Protesters called on Italy to choose between Israel and oil from Libya.