The Libyan Interior Ministry has condemned attacks on its headquarters in Tripoli by Khalifa Haftar’s warplanes, saying in a statement that the attacks were evidence of the criminality of the military forces who carried it against state institutions disregarding the threats they posed to civilians.
The ex-Head of High Council of State Abdelrahman Al-Sweihli met Wednesday with the deputy ambassador of the United Kingdom in Libya.
Salame: UN mission informed UN Security Council, International Criminal Court on civilian targets bombed in Tripoli
The UN envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame has said that the mission had handed over all information related to the bombing of civilian targets, hospitals, schools, and airports to the UN Security Council, the Committee of Experts on Libya, and the International Criminal Court.
The two most reputable international human rights organisations, Amnesty International (AI) and Human Rights Watch (HRW) both issued reports last week detailing major human rights violations and potential war crimes in Haftar’s assault on Tripoli.
The Libyan capital’s only functioning airport will resume operations after being closed for two months following bombardment by forces loyal to eastern-based military commander Khalifa Haftar.
Chief of the General Staff of the Libyan Army, Lt. Gen. Mohammed Al-Mahdi Al-Sharif, received on Sunday, the Turkish military attaché to Libya.
The Head of the High Council of State has proposed an initiative to end the conflict in Libya in order to make way for peace before the upcoming international conference on Libya in Berlin.
Following the visit to Russia by Fayez al-Sarraj, the leader of the Government of National Accord in Libya, Moscow and Tripoli plan to sign a contract on shipping 1 million tons of shipping of Russian wheat. Sarraj came to Sochi for the Russia-Africa Summit.
The spokesman for the Libyan Army Mohammed Gununu said Sunday that the Volcano of Rage Operation forces under the command of the Presidential Council’s government captured eight fighters from Khalifa Haftar’s forces on Khallatat frontline in southern Tripoli.
The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) condemned Friday the attacks on medical workers and facilities in Libya.