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UN Security Council renewed UNSMIL’s mandate in Libya for another year through Resolution 2542 (2020)

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 01:51 GMT

The UN Security Council extend the mandate of its integrated special political mission in Libya, listing a range of mediation and good offices tasks.

Why is Turkey risking deeper involvement in Libyan conflict?

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 11:37 GMT

Ankara has already provided the internationally recognized GNA in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, with armored vehicles and drones.

'We will face Turkish presence with bullets': Libyan army commander

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 07:58 GMT

In parallel, clashes occurred among the militias of the Tripoli-based interim government.

Qatar dispatches hundreds of Somali mercenaries to Libya

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 01:23 GMT

Some of the youths conscripted for Qatar’s army told Somaliguardian that many of their country-mates were already deployed in the front line areas in Libya and that they were waiting to be sent to the hostile zone.

Libyan GNA turns Syrian mercenaries transported by Turkey into police forces

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 11:08 GMT

Mahgoub stated that the first batch of those started patrolling the capital after receiving training at Takbali Camp southern the city and the police uniform.

Militias not able to advance further in Sirte, army to defend Libya through all means: Commander Khaled al-Mahgoub

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 10:45 GMT

The Libyan National Army (LNA) Mobilization Commander Khaled al-Mahgoub affirmed that Militias affiliated with the government of National Accord were located 140 kilometers away from Sirte

Libya's LNA says blockade on oil will continue

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 11:37 GMT

Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army (LNA) said on Saturday it would maintain a blockade on oil production and exports that the National Oil Corp (NOC) says has cost the country $6.5 billion in lost revenue.

Pics: 23 Egyptians held by militias in Libya return home

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 11:54 GMT

The video showed the group of Egyptians while standing with their hands raised, as a form of punishment and humiliation, and forced to chant against President Sisi. Egyptian Parliament and Immigration Ministry have promised a strong response.

Libyan authorities announce freeing abused Egyptians, arresting kidnappers

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 07:25 GMT

The Libyan authorities on Wednesday said it freed a group of Egyptian workers in Tarhunah, southeast of the capital Tripoli, who have been kidnapped and humiliated by militias that are believed to be allied to the Government of National Accord, which Egyp

LNA recovers Alasabaa town western Tripoli from militias

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 11:29 GMT

Libyan Armed Forces were able to impose control over the town after a raid launched by the Air Force against militias' concentrations on the Western Mountain.

Libyan Army eliminates Turkish-backed militia head Murad Al-Azizi

Sat, 30 May 2020 - 11:41 GMT

The Libyan army had confirmed that it had managed to eliminate Syrian militias and mercenaries, who were sent by Turkey.

Libyan Armed Forces kill commander of Turkey-backed Syrian armed group

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 10:05 GMT

The LNA announced on Sunday the killing of a high-profile Syrian mercenary who was transported by Turkey to fight in the ranks of Tripoli militias.

LNA downs 60 Turkish drones in April thwarting Tripoli militias attempt to enter stronghold: military source

Sun, 26 Apr 2020 - 01:29 GMT

Tripoli militias have been imposing a blockade on the town located southeastern the capital and that constitutes the LNA's main base western the country.

LNA deters militias attack, kills 15 militants including leader

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 - 01:59 GMT

The attack was launched against Ain Zara suburb in Tripoli.

LNA kills 41 Turkey-backed mercenaries amid infiltration attempt

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 - 01:26 GMT

They attempted to infiltrate military sites in Wadi Al Rabie and Al Hadaba districts southern Tripoli.

117 fatalities among Syrian mercenaries in Libya

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 01:56 GMT

Those were recruited by Turkey.

Pics: Libya's LNA says it destroyed Turkish arms ship in Tripoli

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 02:05 GMT

The Libyan National Army (LNA) led by Khalifa Haftar on Tuesday announced destroying a Turkish ship in the Port of Tripoli, in the capital, which it said was carrying weapons and ammunition.

Meet the man 'helping' Erdogan recruit fighters into Libya

Sun, 19 Jan 2020 - 03:37 GMT

A picture of a "terrorist" kissing Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's head resurfaced online, further revealing the history of the relationship between the Turkish leader and terrorist organizations.

Berlin conference on Libya kicks off

Sun, 19 Jan 2020 - 11:59 GMT

Berlin conference on Libya Kicked off Sunday with the aim of concluding a truce between warring parties.

Militias disbanding in Libya within Berlin conference proposal

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 - 03:03 GMT

The focus will be on six aspects.

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