Tag archive for ‘Haftar’
By admin On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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Libya’s Haftar makes renewed push in west as ceasefire falters

Libya’s Haftar makes renewed push in west as ceasefire falters Fighting erodes shaky truce and comes day after UN warned arms embargo was being violated by foreign powers backing rival Libyan More...

By admin On Saturday, January 25th, 2020
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Libyan state oil company says output down 75 percent amid Haftar blockade

Libyan state oil company says output down 75 percent amid Haftar blockade Drop from 1.2 million barrels per day to 320,000 has caused losses of $ 256m since closure of Libya’s major oil fields More...

By admin On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Libyan UN-backed PM says he will respect Berlin summit’s call for ceasefire, but won’t sit down again with Haftar

The head of the UN-backed Government of National Accord, Fayez al-Sarraj has said he would stick to the truce supported at the Berlin peace conference but would still not engage in direct talks with General Khalifa More...

By admin On Saturday, January 18th, 2020
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Haftar forces block Libya oil exports, raising stakes for Berlin peace summit

Haftar forces block Libya oil exports, raising stakes for Berlin peace summit Diplomats see closures as power play aimed at ramping up pressure ahead of Sunday’s peace conference MEE and More...

By admin On Saturday, January 18th, 2020
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Haftar thanks ‘dear friend’ Putin ahead of Libya peace summit

Haftar thanks ‘dear friend’ Putin ahead of Libya peace summit Talks in Berlin come as world powers step up efforts for lasting ceasefire in North African country MEE and agencies More...

By admin On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Enemy of my enemy is my friend? Greek ‘forces’ ready to deploy to Libya after Turkish troops set out to reinforce Haftar rivals

Just days after Turkey vowed “to teach a lesson” to Libya’s strongman General Haftar, Greece – still at odds with Ankara – told him that it could send in some “forces,” tasked with observing a truce More...

By admin On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Libya’s Haftar ‘committed’ to ceasefire and peace talks, Germany says

Libya’s Haftar ‘committed’ to ceasefire and peace talks, Germany says Military commander ‘willing to participate’ in upcoming Berlin peace talks, Foreign Minister Heiko More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Turkey will not refrain from teaching ‘putschist Haftar’ lesson if he keeps attacking Libya’s government & people – Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to teach Libyan militia leader Khalifa Haftar a “lesson” if he does not cease his attacks on forces loyal to the UN-backed government in Tripoli. Erdogan said More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Haftar walkout on Libya talks puts Russia ‘in tight spot’, say Turkish officials

Haftar walkout on Libya talks puts Russia ‘in tight spot’, say Turkish officials After delivering UN-backed government in Tripoli, officials in Ankara say ball now in Russia’s court More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Libya’s Haftar positive about outcome of Moscow talks, but needs 2 days for discussions with tribal leaders – Russian MoD

The Russian Foreign Ministry earlier said that Haftar left for Benghazi without signing the agreement and wanted two days to discuss it. The Government of National Accord (GNA) delegation, headed by Prime Minister More...