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Haftar’s Rebranded Coups: Haftar’s ability to frame coups as “wars on terror” ensures his international support, but masks a destructive manipulation of tribal dynamics.

A few months after his April 4 surprise assault on Tripoli to unseat the UN backed Government of National Accord (GNA), Khalifa Haftar, leader of the self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA), lost control of Gharyan on June 26. The LNA has since been steadily losing ground in heavy fighting in …

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Following defeat in Gharyan: Tahnoun bin Zayed funds plan to prevent splits from Haftar army

Egyptian and Libyan sources unveiled, Tuesday, that the UAE national security advisor and brother of the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Tahnoun bin Zayed, is overseeing a large-scale operation to bribe militias loyal to Tobruk parliament against the internationally recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) in Tripoli, for fear of …

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Mainly pro Hafter HoR members meet in Cairo and propose a five-point peace plan

Members of the Tobruk-based House of Representatives (HoR), seen as being politically aligned with Khalifa Hafter and his Libyan National Army (LNA), participated in a conference in Cairo on Sunday and came out with a five-point plan to end Libya’s crisis.

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A quiet conflict is raging in Libya’s desertic south

Eight years after the death of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, two factions are still fighting for control of Libya. In the western city of Tripoli, Libya’s capital, the Government of National Accord (GNA) under Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj has gained diplomatic recognition from the United Nations but struggled to …

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Cyrenaica Society to launch initiative for the exchange of war prisoners

The Cyrenaica Society announced on Monday its intention to launch a comprehensive initiative for the exchange of prisoners between the opposing sides in Tripoli’s war, calling on all parties and institutions to contribute to the success of this initiative.

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