Libya Revolutionaries Joint Operations Room (LROR)

The Libya Revolutionaries Operations Room (LROR) was established by the Libyan General National Congress (GNC) in 2013 and is an umbrella group of primarily Islamist militias that is deployed to provide law and order functions. Following the kidnapping of the former Prime Minister A Zeidan by LROR militias, they were relieved from the task of protecting Tripoli. Nuri Abu-Sahmayn, who created the LROR as GNC chairman, was also dismissed. The LROR returned to Tripoli on 12 November 2013 to provide law and order functions, but would report to the General Chief of Staff.  The LROR is involved in similar operations in Benghazi. During 2013, the GNC established a “Joint Security Chamber” to coordinate and strengthen efforts of Benghazi’s security institutions, but the Chamber defers much of the law and order functions to militias that comprise the Benghazi branch of the LROR.Centre of OperationsThe LROR is deployed in Benghazi and Tripoli.

Libya Revolutionaries Joint Operations Room (LROR) is an active group formed c. 2013.
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