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Omar Al-Aswad: Presidential Council’s orders invalid, its ministers imposters

The boycotting member of the UN-proposed government’s Presidential Council (PC), Omar Al-Aswad, said all of the resolutions made by the PC’s Head and members are null as they go against the political agreement because they were made before the PC gets the vote of confidence by the Tobruk-based House of …

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One Year After Skhirat

Today is the first anniversary of the signing of the Libya Political Agreement (LPA) in Skhirat, Morocco. I well recall the euphoria, expectation and excitement of the moment. There was a sense that the divisions and polarisation that had plagued Libya since the revolution were over. Now was the time …

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Saleh: New political road map to be proposed in days

The head of the House of Representatives (HoR), Ageela Saleh, revealed his intention to announce a new political road map, as a replacement for the Presidential Council (PC) of the Government of National Accord (GNA) emanating from Shkirat Agreement whose mandate had ended on Saturday after one year.

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US Airstrike Campaign in Sirte Has Officially “Concluded”

The United States Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced on Tuesday that Sirte has been liberated from ISIS. Speaking at Aviano Air Base to US military personnel, Carter said that ISIS had lost its “single most important nest and stronghold” in Libya.

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International support for Presidency Guard at Tunis conference

A number of countries attending a two-day conference and series of bilateral meetings which started in Tunis today indicated their willingness to help the Presidency Council’s fledging Presidential Guard (PG) develop into a functioning military force.

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Limited progress at Cairo meeting with communiqué due tomorrow

Egypt today attempted to edge forward a solution to the Libyan political crisis when it invited leading players to a meeting in Cairo.  However after eight hours of talks, Egyptian foreign ministry organisers said that a communiqué would be prepared at a separate meeting tomorrow morning.

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Sirte selects new mayor after IS terrorists vanquished from the city

The members of Sirte municipality have elected Mukhtar Al-Maadani as a mayor for the city on Monday in Tripoli. The mayor-elect Al-Maadani told the press that the municipal members are in constant contacts with the military operations room in Sirte to set a date for the municipality to move from Tripoli …

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