|A Libyan rebel holds weapons at Bab al-Aziziya compound |
in Tripoli. (Photo by Reuters)
The governments of neighboring Niger and Chad have both said that weapons from Libya are already being smuggled into their countries, and they are destined for al Qaeda. They include detonators and a plastic explosive called Semtex. Chad's president said they include SA-7 missiles.
Details here. Grinch SS-24 shoulder-launched missiles are missing from dozens of crates in a Tripoli weapons warehouse. They can shoot down a plane flying as high as 11,000 feet.