Interior Minister of the Presidential Council (PC) Fathi Pashaga said Tuesday that the security vacuum in the capital is due to the lack of security arrangements and shortcomings, emphasising the need to form committees, in order to address the situation.
Horror after gunfire inside the ICU of Benghazi’s Jala Hospital
A militia group in Benghazi stormed Tuesday the city’s Jala Hospital for Accidents and caused horror by gunfire inside the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), the management of the hospital reported.
Clashes erupt south of Bani Walid
Clashes with heavy and medium weapons broke out Monday evening between the pro-Hafter battalion of Tariq Ibn Ziad and forces affiliated with the former commander of the Petroleum Facilities Guard Ibrahim Jadhran south of the city of Bani Walid.
Serraj government admits security shortcoming, calls for partial lifting of arms embargo
The internationally recognized government of Libya admitted its security short fallings today following the suicide terror attack on its Tripoli Foreign Ministry headquarters and called for the partial lifting of the UN Libya arms embargo.
UNSMIL warns against possible escalation as LNA moved on Jadran-BDB forces
The United Nations Special Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) warned against the possible escalation of manoeuvres into clashes as the Khalifa Hafter-controlled Libyan National Army (LNA) made a pre-emptive move on what the LNA described as Jadran-Benghazi Defence Brigades (BDB) forces.
Central Military Zone force gives warring parties 24 hours to withdraw from the region
The Central Military Zone force has called all conflicting forces to leave the administrative borders of the region immediately, giving the so-called Dignity Operation forces 24 hours to comply with the order.
7 killed, 4 injured in clashes in a town southwestern Tripoli
Jafara’s Zahraa town in southwestern Tripoli was the scene for fierce clashes that left 7 killed and 4 injured on Tuesday.
Haftar’s forces attack a town near Libya’s Misrata
Khalifa Haftar’s self-styled army forces attacked Wednesday Saddada Castle between Misrata and Bani Walid, claiming control of the area after brief clashes with forces inside the castle under the command of the former chief of Petroleum Facilities Guard, Ibrahim Jadran and Benghazi Defense Brigades.
Tripoli brigades form a unity protection force
The brigades under the Government of National Accord in Tripoli have issued a statement announcing their unity under a Tripoli Protection Force, citing the need to face conflict parties which wish to carry out military operations in the western region.
Use Chapter VII to hold elections and force to confront militias : Aref Nayed
Libyan Presidential election candidate, Aref Nayed, said that the international community should use the UN Charter’s Chapter VII powers to hold Libyan elections and that he would use force to confront Libya’s militias.