Tunisian and Libya agreed to resume vital trade through the Ras Jedir crosspoint after a week of unrest, a source close to the negotiations said, a decision Tunis hopes will end angry protests in the border region.
The mayors of Libya’s south issued a statement on Tuesday saying the southern region has become a disaster-stricken and a forsaken region amid the ongoing power outages, which reached day 10 consecutively in some cities, causing shortages in water and health problems.
The fighters of Benghazi Shura Council (BSC) shot down a warplane of Dignity Operation forces while it was air attacking Ganfouda on Sunday in western Benghazi.
Amid confusion and some recrimination, members of the Libya Dialogue have not met in Ghadames today as announced. Their gathering is understood to have been cancelled.
Anger in Libya over an agreement last Sunday between Libyan and Tunisian municipalities on either side of the border that is said to give Tunisian traders a significant financial advantage over Libyans is growing.
The Misrata municipal council has called for the mobilisation of troops against Field Marshall Khalifa Haftar in Libya.
The Mayor of Al-Jufra, Fouad Rashid, said a warplane of Dignity Operation forces bombed Wednesday morning the location of Tagrift Martyrs Brigade of Al-Bunyan Al-Marsoos Operation.
Some 268 special forces affiliated with the Tobruk-based parliament in Eastern Libya were killed in 2016, according to a statement issued by the group.
Events occurred in Al-Jufra, two days ago, raised many concerns regarding the military confrontations between Dignity forces led by General Khalifa Haftar and Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous forces, after one of the later battalions were bombed by Dignity planes. The Operations “Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous” Chamber threatened, in a statement, to respond to any …
The Minister of Transportation at the Government of National Accord (GNA) Milad Matoug, said Libyan aviation authority had signed a deal with the Italian counterpart to install a mobile air traffic control tower to replace the old one in Mitiga Airport in Tripoli.