Libya’s Government of National Accord (GNA) has launched an offensive to capture a key airbase southwest of Tripoli from the Libyan National Army (LNA), according to Anadolu Agency, days after rejecting a truce.
Turkey and Russia are using desperate mercenaries from the last war to fight in the next one.
UNSMIL reports that between 1 January and 31 March 2020, it documented at least 131 civilian casualties (64 deaths and 67 injuries) in Libya. This figure represents an overall increase in civilian casualties of 45 per cent compared to the preceding period in the fourth quarter of 2019, it adds. …
Forces loyal to the internationally-recognized Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) launched airstrikes on Friday against a major airbase held by rogue General Khalifa Haftar’s forces south of Tripoli.
Libya‘s internationally recognised government has rejected a truce unilaterally declared by renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
The Libyan National Army (LNA) headed by Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar will cease hostilities during the holy month of Ramadan, which started on 24 April, LNA spokesman Major General Ahmad Mismari said.
The Libyan Army Spokesman, Colonel Mohammed Ganunu, said on Monday that the Libyan Air Force had carried out five airstrikes, targeting military vehicles and Haftar militias at Al-Wattia Air Base.
The Volcano of Rage Operations Room has renewed its declaration of the western and central regions as military operations zones, prohibiting all military and paramilitary movement, also the driving of fuel tankers or cargo trucks, without prior official notice.
The media office of Volcano of Rage Operation of the Government of National Accord (GNA) has reported an uneasy calm on frontlines in south Tripoli, except Mashroa Al-Hadab, where clashes renewed Sunday morning.
The foreign ministers of Germany, France and Italy and the EU’s top diplomat made a joint call on Saturday for a humanitarian truce in Libya, saying all sides must resume peace talks.