Posts Tagged ‘Al-Sirraj’

Libya strongman Haftar rejects offer from Al-Sirraj to share power

  • 26 March 2018 - 14:34
Libya strongman Haftar rejects offer from Al-Sirraj to share power

  The commander of the self-styled army in eastern Libya, Khalifa Haftar, has reportedly rejected an offer by the Head of the Presidential Council Fayez Al-Siarraj to share control of Libya and end the current political stalemate in the country, Al-Sharq Al-Awsat newspaper reported....

Human Rights Solidarity slams Presidential Council military promotion as “reckless”

  • 25 February 2018 - 21:34
Human Rights Solidarity slams Presidential Council military promotion as “reckless”

Human Rights Solidarity in Libya (HRS) commented on the Presidential Council recent order to promote 51 military officers for their work in the "Libyan army" saying it illegitimate as it breaks away from Law 11 of 2012 and the Libyan Political Agreement as well as all the international...

Haftar, Al-Sirraj agree on nationwide ceasefire truce and elections

  • 25 July 2017 - 20:32
Haftar, Al-Sirraj agree on nationwide ceasefire truce and elections

Libya’s UN-backed Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj and the eastern commander of Operation Dignity Khalifa Haftar agreed to a conditional ceasefire and elections at Paris talks on Tuesday. "We commit to a ceasefire and to refrain from any use of armed force for any purpose that does not strictly...