Militias

Libyan Speaker, U.S. Ambassador congrue on ceasefire, disarmament of Sirte, Al Jufrah

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 03:43 GMT

There was congruence among Saleh and Norland to maintain the ceasefire that began in June.

U.S. sanctions Malta-based company affiliated to Libya's interim government

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 01:42 GMT

OFAC sanctioned on August 6 a "criminal network threatening the stability and security of Libya."

'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.

Egyptian, Algerian FMs discuss matters impacting regional stability, Arab national security

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 12:58 GMT

Both ministers also tackled the possibility of arranging a meeting to confer over matters of mutual interest.

Alternative to ceasefire, political solution is Libya's destruction: UN rep.

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 10:56 GMT

The UNSMIL head warns of a regional war.

Libyan National Army warns ships, jets against approaching borders without coordination

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 09:42 GMT

That is "in order to avoid engagement."

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.

Although struck, Turkey still uses Al Watiyah for military reinforcements in Libya

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 10:32 GMT

That is less than a month from losing air defense and electronic warfare systems in strikes by "unknown flights."

Turkey hires Tunisian, Sudanese mercenaries to fight in Libya

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 10:40 GMT

Sudanese authorities declared the arrest of 160 individuals, including two foreigners, as they were attempting to cross the borders to Libya.

Libyan parliament invites 'direct intervention' by Egyptian Armed Forces

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 09:09 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces can intervene whenever there is a threat to the national security of both states.

France condemns Turkish intervention in Libya, Turkey refutes ceasefire

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 12:38 GMT

The French minister pointed out that Commander-in-Chief of the Libyan National Army Haftar played a massive role in deterring the Islamic State (IS) in Libya.

Turkey threatens targeting Al Jufrah Airbase central Libya

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 01:07 GMT

The communication office of the Turkish presidency declared Monday Al Jufrah Airbase a military target of the country's forces stationed in Libya.

6 Turkish officers, commanders killed in 9 strikes by 'unknown aircraft'

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 01:57 GMT

The operations room they were in was hit.

LNA destroys Turkish air defense, electronic warfare systems western Libya

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 12:01 GMT

The Libyan National Army (LNA) destroyed on Sunday air defense systems installed by Turkey on July 2 in Oqba Bin Nafea Airbase.

Libyan tribes reopen oil facilities, authorize LNA to fend off militias theft attempts

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 11:32 GMT

In January, the tribes announced the closure of oil facilities in order to cut revenues acquired by the GNA to pay militias and Syrian mercenaries trained and brought in by Turkey.

LNA targets 12 armed vehicles used by militias to enter Sirte

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 07:44 GMT

Mahgoub asserted that the LNA is ready to repel any attempts by the militias to enter Sirte describing it as "a red line."

China expresses consent to Cairo Declaration on Libya

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 01:11 GMT

The Chinese ambassador to Egypt expressed his country's consent to Cairo Declaration on Libya, and stressed China's support to the role of the Arab League in the crisis resolution process.

Syria backs Libya's territorial integrity, Egypt's right to preserve national security

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 12:44 GMT

Syrian Deputy Prime Minister Walid al-Moalam stated on June 23.

Libyan Armed Forces close airspace over 200 km from eastern Sirte to Hisha

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 10:02 GMT

Spokesperson of the Libyan National Army Ahmed al-Mesmary declared in a press conference held on Sunday evening the closure of airspace over 200 kilometers from eastern Sirte to Hishaز

Greece supports Egypt's efforts to achieve ceasefire, political solution in Libya

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 02:20 GMT

Spokesperson of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed his country's support to Egypt's call for an immediate ceasefire, and activation of the political process.

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