Posts Tagged ‘Jufra’

Abducted judge and prosecutor released in Libya’s central region

  • 24 July 2018 - 20:55
Abducted judge and prosecutor released in Libya’s central region

Unknown gunmen on Tuesday released four hostages -- including two police officers -- after having abducted them two days earlier in Libya’s central Jufra city. Speaking on Facebook, Ismail al-Sharif, a member of Libya’s Tobruk-based parliament, confirmed that all four hostages had been...

Checkpoint for Libyan eastern forces blasted, three killed

  • 21 February 2018 - 11:01
Checkpoint for Libyan eastern forces blasted, three killed

Local media in Libya reported Wednesday that three people were killed in an explosion that hit a checkpoint in western Waddan town in Al-Jufra city in central Libya. The media reported that the checkpoint is operated by forces loyal to eastern strongman Khalifa Haftar and they suffered the...

Haftar’s forces seize Hun town in Jufra, a dozen killed

  • 3 June 2017 - 13:21
Haftar’s forces seize Hun town in Jufra, a dozen killed

Clashes in Hun town in Jufra city between forces led by Khalifa Haftar and locals from Hun backed by forces from Benghazi Defence Brigades (BDB) have left over a dozen killed before Operation Dignity seized the city. According to sources from media, Operation Dignity led by Haftar controlled Hun...