The Presidential Council of the UN-proposed government should provide the necessary support for the forces appointed to secure Sirte and for the city’s municipality so that they can provide the needed services for the residents, the spokesman for Al-Bunyan Al-Marsoos Operation, Mohammed Al-Ghasri said Tuesday.
At least 290 displaced families have reportedly returned to Libya’s north-central city of Sirte within the past 24 hours — one month after the city’s recapture from the ISIL terrorist group.
Libyan forces have found some 90 bodies of slain militants at the sites of recent US airstrikes near the former Daesh stronghold of Sirte, they said in a statement yesterday.
The decision to bomb terrorist training camps in Libya last week was made after U.S. intelligence officials determined that they were connected to the bloody Berlin truck attack last month, officials said.
More than 80 ISIL fighters have been killed in United States air raids on camps operated by the armed group inside Libya, according to US officials.
Sirte’s one and only brigade, No 604, which has been part of the Misrata-led Bunyan Marsous forces, has accused the Muslim Brotherhood, Libyan Islamic Fighting Group (LIFG) and the Benghazi Defence Brigades (BDB) of trying to retake the town.
In Libya’s ever-shifting sands, where conspiracy and disinformation overlay a reality shaped by fluid political alliances, erratic military maneuvers and a crumbling economy, it can be challenging to paint an accurate and reliable picture of what is happening on the ground, let alone to predict how current events might shape the …
The procession left Benghazi, on Thursday, was a military parade affiliated with Daesh. The convoy reached beyond the Al-Baydan area, on the outskirts of Ajdabiya, the same way Daesh left Al-Fatayeh area after its defeat in Derna until it arrived at Sirte.
An official at the Libyan Civil Aviation Authority has confirmed that the Russian Navy has warned the Libyan airplanes of flying over the (Point.33) area above Sirte city in the Libyan territorial waters.
The UN-proposed government’s Presidential Council (PC) denounced the statements of what it called some of the eastern region’s military leaders in which they belittled the sacrifices of Al-Bunyan Al-Marsoos “heroes” and the martyrs.