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Libya’s National Oil Corp Calls on Haftar Forces to Free Oil Union Head – Report

Libyan National Oil Corporation (NOC) has called on forces loyal to Libyan National Army (LNA) commander Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar to release the head of the oil workers’ labour union, Saad Dinar, who was abducted by an armed group near the eastern city of Benghazi last month., Reuters reported Thursday.

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Libyan commander Haftar told Macron no ceasefire for now – French presidency

Libyan eastern commander Khalifa Haftar, speaking on Wednesday with French President Emmanuel Macron, ruled out a ceasefire and said he wanted to rid the capital of militias that had “infested” the UN-backed government, a French presidential official said, Reuters reports.

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UN envoy to Libya tells Security Council: Libya on brink of all-out civli war

The United Nations’ envoy to Libya Ghassan Salame has briefed the Security Council about the ongoing fighting in Tripoli, urging the member states to enforce a ceasefire in Tripoli outskirts before the war spills into the city and a civil war breaks out.

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Libya’s Anti-Terrorism Force says coordinating with many countries in fighting militants

The spokesman for the Libyan Anti-Terrorism Force (ATF) Abdelbasit Tika said they had not depicted movements for ISIS in the area from southern Sirte to southern Tripoli – through southern Tarhouna and Bani Walid.

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Libya’s UN Security Council Representative: Haftar’s Tripoli offensive shattered political process

The Representative of Libya at the UN Security Council Al-Mahdi Al-Majirbi told member states that Khalifa Haftar’s “agression against Tripoli” has ended the hopes of all Libyans to go to elections and build a civilian state. 

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