Tuesday , 4 August 2020
Home / page 5

Blog Archives

US Defence Department says Turkey sent over 3,500 Syrian fighters to Libya

Turkey sent between 3,500 and 3,800 paid Syrian fighters to Libya over the first three months of the year, the US Defence Department’s inspector general concluded in a new report, its first to detail Turkish deployments that helped change the course of Libya’s war.

Read More »

Foreign Ministry: El Sisi is fueling conflict in Libya

The spokesman for the Libyan Foreign Ministry of the Government of National Accord (GNA) Mohammed Al-Giblawi said the statements of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi had been fueling conflict in Libya as he claimed to be proposing peace.

Read More »

Libyan east-based tribal elders meet El Sisi to enlist Egypt’s military intervention

Pro-Haftar tribal elders and dignitaries met Thursday with the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi in Cairo in a meeting aimed at staging a military intervention by the Egyptian army in Libya to help raise the stakes of warlord Haftar in the Libyan conflict.

Read More »

‘Take a more robust role’: US hits out at Europe over Libya inaction

A senior United States diplomat has urged Europe to take “a more robust role” in the Libyan conflict, starting with a focus on Russian military contractor Wagner Group and the roles played by Russia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates – countries that are allegedly violating a UN arms embargo.

Read More »

Putin, Mohamed bin Zayed seek to reclaim common ground on Libya

On July 15, Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed about developments in Libya. After their discussion, which was initiated from the Emirati side, Russia stated that it and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) wished to revive inter-Libyan dialogue initiatives and consolidate international efforts on …

Read More »