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PC head orders arrest of sleeper cells in Tripoli

Chairman of the Presidential Council (PC), Fayez Al-Sarraj, in his capacity as the Supreme Commander of the Libyan Army, gave his orders to the Ministry of Interior to raid and arrest any sleeper cells loyal to warlord Khalifa Haftar in Tripoli and bring them to justice.

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As Libya’s crisis escalates, men are on trial in Sudan for supplying recruits to Haftar

Two Sudanese men are on trial for attempting to send some 1,000 young men to fight for Libyan General Khalifa Haftar, the Sudanese newspaper Attention has reported. One of the men who appeared at the Darfur Grand Court of Justice reportedly belongs to a prominent tribe in the country. A …

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A Minister, a General, and the Militias: Libya’s Shifting Balance of Power

A sleepy town of smalltime farmers and traders, Sabratha sits on the Mediterranean seaboard just west of the capital Tripoli. It is most famous for its Roman ruins—a colonnaded city and a restored amphitheater that, under the late ruler Muammar Qaddafi, hosted floodlit performances of Puccini’s operas for busloads of …

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