Libyan Tribes

Statement by Egypt's Foreign Ministry spox about Turkish remarks on legitimacy of Libyan requests for Egyptian intervention

Sat, 18 Jul 2020 - 01:58 GMT

The spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry has expressed his surprise at the statements of some Turkish officials casting doubt on the legitimacy of elected Libyan bodies and communal entities’ requests of Egyptian intervention.

Egyptian Army to intervene 'at Libyans’ request, withdraw upon their order': Sisi to tribal chiefs

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 04:22 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Thursday commented on possible Egyptian intervention in Libya, promising that “Egypt will intervene at the Libyans' request and will withdraw upon their order.”

Libyan tribal chiefs arrive in Egypt to stop Turkish ‘occupation’, ‘violation of sovereignty’

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 10:25 GMT

On Wednesday night, a delegation of Libyan tribal sheikhs has arrived in Egypt from Benghazi, where the forces of Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar are stationed, to discuss ways to end Turkey’s “blatant interference and violation of Libyan sovereignty.”