December 2020

Turkey's Defense Minister meets Libyan counterpart in Tripoli

December 26, 2020 - 19:23
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Libyan Defense Minister Salah Al-Namroush met Saturday with the visiting Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar, accompanied by Turkey’s Chief of General Staff General, Yasar Guler, and other military commanders, in Tripoli.

Akar and the Turkish military delegation arrived in Mitiga airport in Tripoli and were welcomed by Al-Namroush, Chief of Staff Mohammad Al-Haddad and military zones' commanders, in addition to Turkey's ambassador in Libya.

GNA, Haftar exchange prisoners as part of peace deal

December 26, 2020 - 16:15
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

The Government of National Accord (GNA) on Friday exchanged prisoners with the illegal Haftar's forces as part of the ceasefire agreement signed between the two parties on October 23, 2020, in Geneva, which provides for all-for-all exchange of prisoners.

The exchange process took place at the Shuwerif area southwest of Libya under the supervision of elders from Zawiyah, Sabratha, and Zintan, in addition to several military commanders.

Moscow: The US has no evidence that Russia is interfering in Libya

December 26, 2020 - 16:10
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

Russian Foreign Ministry has slammed the administration of US President Donald Trump by dismissing US accusations that Russia is violating the arms embargo imposed on Libya.

"There is no reliable evidence regarding Washington's accusations against Moscow," spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters at a press briefing on Thursday.

Libyan Turkish Friendship Center for Physical Therapy to open in Misrata

December 25, 2020 - 23:43
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Written By: RabiaGolden

The Ministry of Health of the Government of National Accord (GNA) has officially received the administration of the Libyan-Turkish Friendship Center for Physical Therapy in Misrata, which is in preparation for opening.

The Ministry of Health said in a statement that the project comes under the auspices of the joint cooperation agreement between Libya and Turkey.