NCHRL describes display of Makhzoum’s corpse as war crime

NCHRL describes display of Makhzoum's corpse as war crime The alternative is the resumption of fighting at the levels of summer 2014, which led to the establishment of ISIS in the country. Libya is on the brink of a new escalation and a deepening of the division between the eastern region under General

European Council on Foreign Relations

Libya military strongman claims control of key eastern oil terminals

LNA under the command of Field Marshall Khalifa Haftar has been preparing for a counter-offensive since last week, mobilizing “a very large air and ground” force. East Libyan forces loyal to Gen. Khalifa Hifter announced today that they have recaptured

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Benghazi Mujahideen Shura Council says it gunned down Operation Dignity’s warplane

The Benghazi Mujahideen Shura Council (BMSC) has announced that it had shot down a warplane for Operation Dignity in Budazira area, eastern Benghazi. No confirmation by Operation Dignity media or leaders has been given yet. A senior leader at the …

Libyan Express

Army takes out Islamists in Benghazi

East Libyan forces say they have captured the final holdout of Islamist-led rivals in the southwest of Benghazi, ending weeks of resistance by fighters camped in a cluster of apartment blocks. The eastern-based Libyan National Army has been waging a …

Haftar’s militants dig up graves and crucify corpses – Photos

Forces affiliated with the army of General Khalifa Haftar had dug up the graves and burned and crucified the corpses of the killed fighters of Benghazi Shura Council (BSC). LIBYAPROSPECT. Haftar’s forces did all that after the fighters of the BSC …

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Libyan warplane downed striking jihadists in Benghazi

A fighter jet of forces loyal to a Libyan military strongman was shot down on Saturday as it attacked jihadist positions in Benghazi, a military source said. “A MiG-21 was shot down by a heat-seeking missile,” said Mohammad Ghunem, spokesman for the

Gulf Times

Libya’s Waha oil field resumes pumping after stoppage due to clashes- engineer

BENGHAZI, Libya: Production at Libya’s Waha oil field has restarted and oil is being pumped to Es Sider port after a stoppage of about 10 days caused by clashes, a port engineer said. Production by Waha Oil Co, which operates the field, was shut down …

Libya’s military aircraft crashes in country’s Northeast

Libyan military aircraft crashed on Saturday in the country’s northeastern city of Benghazi, Libyan National Army spokesman Ahmed Mismari told Sputnik. According to the spokesman, the pilot of the MiG-21 fighter jet managed to eject from the plane

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Little new damage found as east Libyan forces push to secure oil ports

A broken down truck and a tank lie by the side of the road in the sand, and overturned boxes are strewn across the floor of a firefighting station. Posted 18 Mar 2017 04:20. Mohamed Manfour, commander of Benghazi’s Benina air base, gestures during an …

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Exclusive – Libya’s NOC says expects to regain Es Sider, Ras Lanuf oil ports

Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) has been coordinating with military forces from eastern Libya and has “no reason to believe” it will not regain control of the Es Sider and Ras Lanuf oil ports, NOC’s chairman said. Posted 19 Mar 2017 18:40.

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