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Serraj government sources stand by airstrike comment

Highly placed sources at the Faiez Serraj Presidency Council and Government of National Accord (PC/GNA) said they stand by their statement that the PC/GNA had conducted joint airstrikes with the “Government” of the United States near Ubari yesterday.

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Tuareg tribesmen denounce AFRICOM airstrike in southwestern Libya, confirm victims were civilians

Members of the Tuareg community gathered in Ubari town in southwestern Libya to condemn in the strongest terms the airstrike conducted by US Africa Command (AFRICOM) near Awaynat town last Thursday, which killed 11 people; AFRICOM claimed they were al-Qaeda militants.

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US air strike in Libya kills two jihadist ‘leaders’

Two jihadist “leaders” were killed in a US air strike in southern Libya on Saturday, the government announced. The strike was “coordinated” with the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) of Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj, the premier’s spokesman Mohamed El Sallak said.

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Hafter appoints southern security committee

Khalifa Haftar, The head of the Libyan National Army has appointed an 11-man committee to negotiate with tribes and elders in the south of the country, Fezzan, to end the instability there. The committee, made up of southerners, is also charged with creating a united army out of the various …

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