The Security and Defense Committee announced on Saturday evening that a coup attempt had been discovered in order to obstruct the agreement between the military council and the FFC. Chairman of Security and Defense Committee, General, Jamal Omar announced in his statement the arrest of 12 officers, including five retired officers. 4 non-commissioned officers, and added that he is being to arrest others including the leader of the failed coup attempt.
He affirmed that the authorities began to investigate them and bring them to a fair trial, pointing out that the attempt was planned in a timely manner to pre-empt the agreement between the military council and the forces of Freedom and Change.
He stressed that "the armed forces and the forces of rapid support, security, intelligence and police will remain keen on the security and stability of the country and secure the gains and achieve the highest national goals and access to power through the ballot boxes