The permanent court-martial in Misrata sentenced in absentia on Thursday Khalifa Haftar to death for bombing Misrata Air Defense College in 2019 and causing the killing of one Libyan Army soldier after strikes by a military plane under the command of Haftar’s forces.
The Libyan Supreme Judicial Council amended the fifth article of the regulations table for the tasks of appeals committees regarding elections.
Libya’s military prosecutor has called for halting the candidacy of warlord, Khalifa Haftar and Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of former strongman, Muammar Gaddafi, for the country’s presidential elections, according to local media.
The Head of the High National Elections Commission (HNEC) Emad Al-Sayeh discussed with the Attorney General Al-Siddiq Al-Sour the efforts to sort out presidential and parliamentary elections candidates’ paperwork, especially proof of criminal records or felonies by any of the candidates.
The Libyan Military Prosecutor has called for the halt of Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi’s candidacy for presidential elections, asking the High National Elections Commission (HNEC) to stop Gaddafi and Khalifa Haftar’s electoral registration until they’re interrogated for accusations of crimes filed against them.
Libya’s Attorney General, Sideeg Al-Sour, discussed on Monday with Italy’s Ambassador to Libya, Giuseppe Buccino, accompanied by Ernesto Ciccetelli, Consular Officer, ways to enhance judicial cooperation in criminal matters between the Libyan and Italian public prosecutors by responding to requests for mutual legal assistance.
The Libyan Tripoli-based Public Prosecution remanded a member of the National Oil Corporation’s (NOC) board of directors, Belgasem Shangir, over charges of public funds misappropriation and abuse of power.
The first results of a probe from Libya’s Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) commissioned by the UN Human Rights Council, which were released in early October, found evidence of grave violations that possibly include war crimes and crimes against humanity since 2016 in the conflict-stricken North African nation.
Attorney General, Seddik Al-Sour, has discussed with the head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) delegation in Libya, Jean-Nicolas Marti, a number of issues of common interest.
The Libyan Attorney General, Al-Siddiq Al-Sour, said Tuesday that some of the perpetrators of Tarhouna mass graves has been detained, adding that there are arrest warrants for others.