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What Erdogan wants from Libya

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Turkey changed the course of the war in Libya. But it didn’t do it for free. Two years back, General Khalifa Haftar-led eastern forces had made it to the suburbs of Tripoli, threatening the last stronghold of the Government of National Accord. There the both sides, who have been fighting …

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Reading stabbing: Libyan suspect was a member of GNA

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A mass stabbing that left three people dead in a Reading park in the United Kingdom was a terror attack, police have confirmed.The Counter Terrorism Policing South East (CTPSE) unit has taken over the investigation as the suspect Khairi Saadallah, a Libyan, 25 years old, remains in custody. According to …

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Hafter taking power in Libya surprises Moscow.

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Russia described the succession of Khalifa Haftar, the commander of the Libyan National Army supported by Moscow, as “abrupt,” the Russian Information Agency said, quoting a Foreign Ministry source. Haftar, whose forces have been fighting more than a year for control of the capital, Tripoli, announced on Monday evening “dropping” …

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Vladimir Putin discuss the situation in Syria with Erdogan and Bashar el assad

Al Jazeera Putin, Erdogan and Rouhani to discuss Syrian crisis

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin discussed development following the ceasefire agreement between Turkey and Russia that came into effect in Idleb, Syria on March 5, according to SANA adding that the violations committed by the rebels were also discussed during this meeting. The Syrian Observatory …

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Libyan tribes warn of the possibility that terrorists sent to Libya from Turkey will arrive in Europe

Libyan tribes warn of the possibility that terrorists sent to Libya from Turkey will arrive in Europe

Al-Mabrouk Abu Ameed, head of the Supreme Council of the Warshefana Tribes and official spokesman for the Conference of Libyan tribes and cities, which brings together dignitaries and sheikhs of the main social components of the North African country, said that Turkish president Erdogan “sends fighters to prevent the Muslim …

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ISIS, Libya, Yemen, and the Indonesian Ansharot group placed on the terrorism list by The UN Security Council

ISIS, Libya, Yemen, and the Indonesian Ansharot group placed on the terrorism list by The UN Security Council

The United Nations Security Council Sanctions Committee decided to include 3 entities on the list of international terrorist entities and their implications for their affiliation with Al-Qaeda and ISIS. The United Nations Security Council sanctions committee circulated its decision issued on Wednesday, March 4th, to all countries that signed the …

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French Defense Minister in Athens: “Libya-Turkey agreement puts the region’s interests and security at risk”

French Defense Minister in Athens: "Libya-Turkey agreement puts the region's interests and security at risk"

French Defense Minister Florance Parly said that the agreement reached on November 28, 2019 by the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) and Turkey on the delimitation of maritime borders in the Mediterranean Sea is dangerous for the interests and security in the area. The agreement between Libyan Prime Minister …

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‘There isn’t any military solution for the Libyan crisis,’ says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

'There isn't any military solution for the Libyan crisis,' says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

On Sunday, the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the Libyan crisis couldn’t be solved by military methods, after dialogue with Algerian pioneer Abdelmadjid Tebboune in Algiers. Algeria, which shares a 1,000-kilometer border area with Libya, is attempting to negotiate in a political arrangement to the contention grasping its …

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Germany confirms General Haftar agrees for ceasefire talks to end the decade-long crisis in Libya

Germany confirms General Haftar agrees for ceasefire talks to end decade-long crisis in Libya

On Thursday, Germany confirmed Libyan warlord General Khalif Haftar’s, who has been leading Libyan National Army (LNA), readiness to hold ceasefire talks to restore peace and de-escalate the almost decade-long crisis in the African country. German foreign minister Heiko Maas after holding talks in Benghazi, tweeted, “During my visit to …

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Libyan crisis turn worse, Pentagon warns of ISIS resurgence amid rising conflict between Haftar and Sarraj

Libyan crisis turn worse, Pentagon warns of ISIS resurgence amid rising conflict between Haftar and Sarraj

Pentagon confirmed a ‘small’ resurgence in the number of Islamic State fighters in Libya. Pentagon official, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Paul Selva told Al-Monitor that the revival of IS forces surfaced lately since the forces led by Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar began its march westward to …

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