US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday that there would be no foreign military intervention in Libya and called for a diplomatic solution as violence flared in the capital Tripoli.
Russia says that the head of Libya’s armed forces appointed by the House of Representatives (HoR), Field Marshal Khalifa Hafter, must be part of the political settlement along with all other political forces. But it will not provide him with arms.
Fighting ceased in the Libyan capital on Saturday after rival militias reached an agreement to halt fire after clashes in south Tripoli left at least eight people dead on Friday.
Informed sources revealed that the commander of the army of the House of Representatives (HoR), General Khalifa Haftar, held different meetings with Russian officials on Monday and Tuesday.
Libya’s outgoing UN ambassador has launched a bitter attack on the international community’s interference in Libya’s internal affairs.
Algeria restored to indirect mediation efforts, two weeks before the due period of Shkirat accord expires, between the main parties to the Libyan crisis, the Presidential Council (PC) and the House of Representatives (HoR), as a last attempt to resolve the political and security complicated crises.
The Prime Minister of Libya’s Government of National Accord (GNA), Fayez Al-Serraj, has welcomed dialogue between the Presidential Council, House of Representatives and the military institution in the east led by Operation Dignity and its leader, Khalifa Haftar to reach a political agreement aimed at ending the ongoing crisis.
The Prime Minister of the Salvation Government (SG) in Tripoli, Khalifa Al-Ghweil, said his government’s stance on Khalifa Haftar has not changed, adding that they think he is a coup plotter who has for long committed crimes against the Libyan people and he must be tried for them at a …
Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar arrived in Moscow on Sunday ahead of planned talks with Russian officials, according to reports from Russian media.
The United Sates delegate to Libya, Jonathan Winer said the Presidential Guard of the Government of National Accord will make a radical change in the security of the capital.