The EU mission issued a statement Thursday confirming the support of the European Union and its Member States to the Libyan people and the Presidential Council and to the mediation efforts of the UNSMIL for stabilizing the capital.
Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General and UNSMIL head, Ghassan Salame, said during a press conference held in Tripoli at the Libyan (Tripoli) Prime Minister’s office yesterday that the Faiez Serraj-led Presidential Council has created a new Security Arrangements Committee and established new security arrangements.
The United States and the United Nations imposed sanctions Wednesday against Libyan militia leader Ibrahim Jadhran, whose forces attacked oil terminals in eastern Libya in June.
A new round of violence erupted on 27 August south of the Libyan capital Tripoli, between militias nominally allied to the Government of National Accord (GNA) and the 7th Brigade, which claims to be part of the Libyan Armed Forces. However, it is not clear if the brigade is part …
The Brigadier General Mohammed Ganidi, one of Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous’s leaders, said armed forces and February 17 revolutionaries’ brigades had launched an operation, ongoing currently, to end “wrongness” and “establish security” in Tripoli and the rest of Libya.
The Head of UNSMIL Ghassan Salame announced in a presser on Wednesday forming a commission for new security measures, which he said will be comfortable to all.
Rockets were fired at Tripoli’s only working airport, with no immediate reports of casualties or damage, an airport source in the Libyan capital said early Wednesday.
A source present during the recent militia ceasefire consolidation meeting in Zawia was able to divulge anonymously some of the details of the meeting. He was able to reveal the mood in the room and give feedback on the vibe of the meeting.
A terrorist attack on the Tripoli headquarters of Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) this morning led to the death of two and the injury of 10 NOC employees.
The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) said the Libyan parties attending Sunday’s meeting in Al-Zawiya voiced commitment to uphold the ceasefire agreement in Tripoli.