A United Nations report has concluded that Sudan and Jordan are providing the forces of Khalifa Haftar with illegal military support as he wages a brutal offensive on Libya’s Tripoli.
Russia refutes media reports about sending snipers to fight for Haftar in Libya’s Tripoli
A senior Foreign Ministry official has denied Russia’s military presence in Libya following a New York Times report that about 200 Russian mercenaries have arrived in the oil-rich North African country in the past month and a half.
UN report finds Jordan, Turkey, UAE violated Libya arms embargo
Jordan, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates have regularly violated the UN arms embargo imposed on Libya since 2011, according to a confidential report by UN experts seen Thursday by AFP.
UAE suspected of killing 50 in air strike on Libya migrant detention centre
A UN report has found that a foreign air force was behind an air strike on a Libyan migrant detention centre which killed over 50 people, with strong suspicion pointing towards the UAE.
Libyan National Army Continues to Target GNA Forces in Tripoli
The Libyan National Army (LNA) led by Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar continued targeting forces of Government of National Accord (GNA), headed by Fayez al-Sarraj, south and east of Tripoli, and at the coastal city of Sirte.
PC head: No ceasefire agreement before withdrawal of aggressors
The Chairman of Presidential Council (PC), Fayez Al-Sarraj, has reaffirmed the government’s insistence on the withdrawal of Haftar’s militias to where they came from, before talking about any ceasefire.
ICC has info on location of Gaddafi’s son and other Libya fugitives
The International Criminal Court has “reliable information” about the location of one of former dictator Muammar Gaddafi‘s sons as well as two other Libyan war crimes fugitives, prosecutor Fatou Bensouda told the UN Security Council Wednesday.
Moscow Denies US Reports of 200 Russian Troops Allegedly Deployed in Libya
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has refuted US media reports about Russian contractors allegedly operating in crisis-torn Libya, calling them “speculation”.
Italian lawmakers: Russian mercenaries concerning turning point in Libya’s conflict
Italian Parliament members from the governing party have warned that hundreds of Russian mercenaries fighting for Khalifa Haftar’s forces in Libya constitute a concerning turning point in the conflict and damage national reconciliation efforts before the international conference in Berlin.
BBC report: Airstrike on Libya’s migrants center was carried out by foreign aircraft
The missile strike on a migrant detention centre in Libya’s Tajoura was carried out by a fighter plane from a foreign country, according to a confidential UN investigation seen by BBC Arabic.