The new Head and members of the Supreme Military Court were sworn in before the Libyan Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, who is the Minister of Defense.
Defence Ministry says operations against smugglers were a success
The Ministry of Defence on Monday said “the meticulously executed operations” that targeted smuggling dens had achieved their goals.
Former official at Defence Ministry released from notorious Garnada prison, Benghazi
The former undersecretary of the Ministry of Defence, Al-Siddiq Al-Ghaithi, has been released from prison in Benghazi, local sources in Tobruk confirmed on Monday.
PM Dbeibah orders investigation into alleged cordon of HCS HQ
Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah has ordered the Defence Ministry to investigate claims regarding an attempt to prevent the High Council of State from holding a session on Monday by an affiliate force with the government.
Dbeiabah orders Defense Ministry to form speedy plan to relocate military camps out of Tripoli
The Libyan Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah said that he had instructed the Ministry of Defense to speed up the formation of a comprehensive plan to close the camps occupied by armed groups in downtown Tripoli and move them outside the city, adding that he had given direct instructions to …
PC gives ministers of defence and interior 72 hours to report on recent clashes in Tripoli
The Presidential Council (PC), in its capacity as the Supreme Commander of the Libyan Army, has given the ministers of defence and interior three days to submit a report on the armed clashes that took place in the capital Tripoli on Friday night.
Al-Namroush appointed head of new military zone by presidential council
In its capacity as Commander-in-Chief of the Army, the Presidential Council decided to establish a new military zone known as the West Coast Military District and appointed the former Minister of Defence of the Government of National Accord, Brigadier General Salah Al-Namroush, to the position of District Commander following his …
Presidency Council wants Defence Minister to be appointed as soon as possible – as part of reunification of military
The Presidency Council (PC) said it hoped that the House of Representatives (HoR) and the High State Council (HSC) will agree on of one of the proposals for the constitutional basis to hold the 24 December 2021 elections on time. The statement came through the Presidency Council’s Spokesperson Najwa Wheba …
Libyan PM says will appoint two Defense deputies from 5+5 JMC
The Libyan Prime Minister Abdul-Hamid Dbeibah said Monday that he was working on selecting two deputies for the Defense Ministry from the members of the 5+5 Joint Military Commission (JMC): Khalifa Haftar’s forces and Libyan Army under the Government of National Unity.
Prime Minister Aldabaiba tells Presidency Council choosing Ministers is within his prerogative
Libyan Prime Minister Abd Alhamid Aldabaiba has told the Presidency Council that it is within his and not their authority to nominate the Minister of Defence.