A private army linked to Russian President Vladimir Putin has begun fighting on the front lines of the Libyan war.
The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, on Tuesday took a swipe at countries backing Libyan warlords and militias fighting the internationally-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), which Qatar supports.
The Head of the Presidential Council Fayez Al-Sarraj said Khalifa Haftar was encouraged to lead an offensive against Tripoli by external weapons and funding that he has been receiving over the last three years.
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The Anti-Terrorism Court in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum has demanded the commander of the Rapid Support Force, Mohammed Humaidati to hand over a member of the force accused of recruiting youth to fight alongside Khalifa Haftar’s militias in Libya, according to Sudanese press.
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For the second day in a row, heavy fighting broke out on Sabea frontline between Libyan Army forces and Khalifa Haftar’s forces which carried out an attack Monday aiming to seize control of Al-Aziziya town that links Tripoli and Gharyan.
Clashes resumed on Sunday between the forces of the Government of National Accord and forces of the retired brigade Khalifa Haftar in southern areas of the Libyan capital Tripoli, after hours of cautious calm.
The Libyan High Council of State (HCS) has called on the Head of the Presidential Council Fayez Al-Sarraj to take a deterrent stance against the blatant intervention of the countries backing up the coup against legitimacy led by Khalifa Haftar.
The Government of the United Arab Emirates and the Ambassadors and Chargés d’ Affaires of France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America issued a joint statement on Sunday to back up the legitimacy of the National Oil Corporation in Tripoli.