Following on from ending the country’s partial 6pm to 6am lockdown and from its launch of an anti-Coronavirus vaccination drive, the Libyan government has announced that as of tomorrow it will reopen its land borders and resume flights with Tunisia.
Russian forces based in Syria’s western province of Latakia have sent a new batch of mercenary fighters “to protect facilities in Libya.”
The House of Representatives (HoR) reported yesterday that the head of its Interior (affairs) Committee, Suleiman Al-Harari, called on the Presidency Council, the Cabinet and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to form a committee to list the foreign organizations that are roaming around the country, east, west and south, explaining …
Libya’s High Council of State yesterday called on the Joint Military Commission known as the 5+5 to “distance itself” from the country’s political affairs and international agreements.
The Head of the High Council of State (HCS) Khalid Al-Mishri urged Sunday in a letter to the UN envoy to Libya, Jan Kubis, for reminding the House of Representatives (HoR) of the risk of violating the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum’s (LPDF) roadmap by unilaterally discussing elections legislations for December …
The Libyan 5+5 Joint Military Commission (JMC) has asked the Presidential Council and Government of National Unity to freeze all military agreements and MoUs with all countries, saying it has agreed on emergency measures to remove all foreign forces and mercenaries without exception as soon as possible.
Presidential Councilman Musa Al-Koni met with Switzerland’s Assistant Foreign Minister for Migration, Vincencia Macioli, and his team at the Council’s offices in Tripoli.
Head of the High National Elections Commission (HNEC) Emad Al-Sayeh, and Foreign Minister Najla Al-Manqoush met on Wednesday to discuss aspects of cooperation between the two sides as the country prepares for the planned elections scheduled for next December.
In his opening remarks to the LPDF virtual meeting yesterday, UNSMIL head reminded the gathered that Libya’s planned 24 December 2021 elections are only 134 days away.
New details have emerged about the role in Libya of the Russian mercenary group Wagner and what appears to be its high-level state support.