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Libyan National Army Claims To Have Shot Down Turkish Drone Near Tripoli

On Monday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said as quoted by the country's media that Ankara hadn't sent any Turkish troops in Libya yet but only military advisers.
Related topics: Drones, Libya, Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey, Ankara, Military

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Tripoli's Only Commercial Airport Targeted By 6 Missiles After Berlin 'ceasefire' Fails

Tripoli's Only Commercial Airport Targeted By 6 Missiles After Berlin 'Ceasefire' Fails So much for any "progress" or talk of ceasefire touted days ago at the Berlin conference, when world leaders gathered to try and broker Libya peace....
Related topics: Libya, Airports, Germany, Berlin

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Demonstrations Start In Lebanon After New Cabinet Announced

BEIRUT (Sputnik) – Protests have started in Lebanon after the composition of the new cabinet was announced on Tuesday, witnesses report clashes with police in the capital, Beirut, and in the country’s second-largest city of Tripoli.
Related topics: Lebanon, Protests, Police, Libya

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Gna Head Sarraj Calls For Formation Of Un-mandated International Forces To Protect Libya

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Fayez Sarraj, the head of the Tripoli-based internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), has called on the international community to send a peacekeeping mission under the auspices of the United Nations to...
Related topics: Libya, Russia, Moscow

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Eu Needs To Support Turkey In Libya If It Is To Stay Relevant As A Global Actor – Erdogan

This week, Ankara announced that it would deploy troops to support the Government of National Accord (GNA) in Tripoli in its fight against its opponents in the country's east, the Libyan National Army (LNA), after ceasefire negotiations between the...
Related topics: Turkey, Libya, Tayyip Erdogan, Ankara

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It's All About Gas: How Turkey's Deal With Tripoli May Play Out For Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey's decision kick off exploration activities in the Eastern Mediterranean under an agreement previously signed between Ankara and the UN-recognised authorities of war-torn Libya is likely to provoke an international outcry, international...
Related topics: Turkey, Libya, Ankara

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'lna Operation In Tripoli Is Not About Restoring Military Rule' – Libyan Politician

The UN-led Berlin Conference on Libya on 19 January, with the participation of major world powers, is to welcome both heads of the Government of National Accord (GNA) and the Libyan National Army (LNA). The high-level meeting following the Moscow...
Related topics: Libya, Military, Germany, Berlin, Russia, Moscow

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Libyan Cease-fire Unravels As Eastern Warlord Leaves Moscow Without Signing Truce

Khalifa Hifter’s departure could threaten the prospects of ending a nine-month offensive targeting Tripoli.
Related topics: Russia, Moscow, Libya

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‘playing The Libya Card’: Turkey’s Erdogan Gambles On Foreign Adventure To ‘save His Rule’

Turkey’s support of the Tripoli government in Libya is due to its business interests in the country and Turkish President Recep Erdoğan’s desire to boost his popularity in Ankara, Dr. Gönül Tol, the founding director of The Middle East...
Related topics: Libya, Turkey, Tayyip Erdogan, Ankara

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Lna's Haftar Taking Two Days To Discuss Ceasefire Agreement With Allies — Russian Defence Ministry

Marshal Khalifa Haftar, the rebel commander of the Libyan National Armyis has held talks in Moscow with representatives of Libya's internationally-recognised government. The prospective ceasefure is set to stop the advance of Haftar's forces on...
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Lna Claims To Have Downed Turkish Drone That Was Attacking Southern Tripoli

This comes following a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart in Istanbul on 8 January when they urged both sides in the conflict in Libya to start observing a ceasefire from midnight on 12 January.
Related topics: Drones, Libya, Vladimir Putin, Turkey, Istanbul

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Refugees Killed In Tripoli Were Forced Out Of Un Facility

Two Eritrean asylum-seekers were shot dead in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, days after the U.N. refugee agency pressed them to leave its facility citing overcrowding.The UNHCR confirmed the deaths in a statement Friday saying it's “deeply...
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Fourteen Troops Injured In Lebanon's North As Protesters Hurl Stones At Military - Army

BEIRUT (Sputnik) - According to the military, eight protesters were detained in Tripoli as a result.
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Yemen’s Shock Therapy: How The Peace Process Has Been Jump-started By Transformative Acts Of...

Beachwood, Oh. (Special to Informed Comment) – With precarious standoffs in Libya’s Tripoli and Syria’s Idlib on the verge of collapsing amid fresh waves of violence, it is worth considering why peace processes so often fail to preempt...
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Haftar’s Libyan National Army Says Includes Mitiga Airport Of Tripoli In No-fly Zone

DAMASCUS (Sputnik) – The Libyan National Army (LNA), headed by Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, has announced the expansion of a no-fly-zone that now includes Tripoli's Mitiga Airport, LNA spokesman Ahmed Mismari said.
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Russia's Call For Ceasefire Can Be Helpful - Envoy For Libya's Eastern Government

MOSCOW, January 9 (Sputnik), Valentina Shvartsman - The Libyan National Army (LNA) is already in Tripoli, where the rival Government of National Accord (GNA) is based, Aref Ali Nayed, an envoy for the eastern Libyan government, said.
Related topics: Russia, Libya, Moscow

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Haftar's Lna Vows To Continue Tripoli Offensive Despite Russia-turkey Ceasefire Initiative

The Libyan National Army (LNA) led by Marshal Khalifa Haftar welcomes the ceasefire initiative by Russia and Turkey, but will continue the fight for Tripoli, the LNA commander said in a statement on Thursday.
Related topics: Libya, Russia, Turkey

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Turkish Military Contingent Deploys To Libya - Erdogan

The Libyan National Army (LNA) commander, Khalifa Haftar, announced a "decisive battle" for Tripoli. His opponents, the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), responded by asking Turkey to provide military support, prompting Haftar to...
Related topics: Military, Libya, Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey

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Haftar’s Lna Denies Responsibility For Deadly Bombing Of Military Academy – Spokesman

CAIRO (Sputnik) - The Libyan National Army (LNA) under the control of Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, denies involvement in an attack on a military academy in Tripoli that killed at least 30 people, LNA spokesman Ahmed Mismari said on Sunday.
Related topics: Military, Egypt, Cairo, Libya

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At Least 28 Killed In Raid Targeting Tripoli Military School - Officials

The situation in the conflict-torn northern African nation worsened and took a menacing turn after the Commander the Libyan National Army (LNA) Khalifa Haftar announced a day earlier a general mobilization to resist the deployment of Turkish troops...
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