Libyan Rebel Forces Say They Captured Strategic Sirte
Eastern forces, led by Khalifa Haftar, say they have capture of the coastal city of Sirte, previously controlled by the Tripoli government. The news comes a day after Turkey deployed troops in support of Tripoli.
Haftar's Forces Capture Strategic Sirte
DW, 7 January 2020
Eastern forces, led by Khalifa Haftar, have announced the capture of the coastal city of Sirte, previously controlled by the Tripoli government. The news comes a day after Turkey… Read more »
items of unexploded Sirte, Libya (file photo).
UN Envoy Appeals for Other Nations to 'Keep Out of Libya'
UN News, 6 January 2020
The top UN official in Libya has delivered a stern message urging other nations to stop intervening in the country's ongoing crisis. Read more »
Sudan's Stance Towards Libya Consistent With Arab Consensus - Foreign Ministry
SNA, 6 January 2020
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs affirmed in a statement it issued Sunday that Sudan's stance towards events in Libya is consistent with the Arab consensus, with Sudan affirming its… Read more »
Turkey Starts Military Deployment in Libya as International Pressure Rises
VOA, 7 January 2020
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared Monday that Turkish forces would do their duty in Libya after being deployed to support the country's besieged Government of… Read more »
Algeria Calls On Security Council to Impose Respect for Peace in Libya
Algerie Presse Service, 7 January 2020
Algeria called, during the audience granted on Monday by President of the Republic, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, to Head of Libya's Government of National Accord (GNA), Fayez Al Sarraj,… Read more »
Medical workers are still sifting through the rubble and warn the death toll could rise after a raid on a military academy in Tripoli left more than two dozen cadets dead. ... Read more »
A recent resurgence of violence in the capital city Tripoli, means the country is in "a race against time" to reach peace. However agreeing on the way forward to ending the ... Read more »