June 2019

Libyan Foreign Minister welcomes US probe into American missiles obtained by Haftar

June 30, 2019 - 22:45
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Libyan Foreign Minister, Mohammad Siyala

The Libyan Foreign Minister Mohammed Sayala has welcomed the investigation of the United States into the delivery of American missiles to the forces of Khalifa Haftar.

Sayala's remarks came Sudnay after the announcement of the US Department of State, which said that it would be taking seriously the misuse of US-made weapons, according to Aljazeera.

Libya's High Council of State says Haftar's threats to Turkey aim to justify losing Gharyan

June 30, 2019 - 19:01
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The Libyan High Council of State (HCS) has denounced the statements of Ahmed Al-Mismari, the spokesman for Khalifa Haftar's forces, in which he threatened to target Turkish interests and nationals in Libya.

The HCS said in a statement on Saturday that those threats were an attempt by Haftar's forces to cover up their loss of Gharyan city and to find a way to allow more interventions by the countries supporting Haftar in his wars in Tripoli and elsewhere in Libya.

UN envoy: Libya's status quo isn't good environment for elections

June 29, 2019 - 22:48
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The Head of the UNSMIL Ghassan Salame has welcomed political initiatives from the Head of the Libyan Presidential Council Fayez Al-Sirraj and Khalifa Haftar as well as other parties, but he said the conditions are inappropriate to hold elections in Libya.

Salame told Kuwait News Agency in Rome that the talk about a political solution has become welcome by parties, yet elections need better conditions to be held.