Libyan Member of Parliament Souad Soltan was stopped Wednesday at Tripoli’s city hall after her handbag set off a metal detector. French news agency Agence France-Presse reported that Soltan said she carries the grenade for self-defense.
Security agents took the grenade and allowed Soltan to go to her meeting. After the meeting she asked for the grenade back but security forced refused.
Nothing says back off like a hand grenade