Posts Tagged ‘Khalifa Haftar’

UN demands eastern forces probe summary executions and suspend Al-Werfalli for his crimes

  • 18 July 2017 - 18:00
UN demands eastern forces probe summary executions and suspend Al-Werfalli for his crimes

The United Nations (UN) urged on Tuesday the eastern forces of Operation Dignity led by Khalifa Haftar to investigate summary executions of prisoners, voicing concern about the fate of those still in their custody, Reuters reported. Operation Dignity leader Haftar has gained ground with Egyptian...

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...

Russian warships to carry out rocket tests off Libyan coast, report says

  • 18 May 2017 - 10:12
Russian warships to carry out rocket tests off Libyan coast, report says

 Russian warships are planning to carry out live rocket tests in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya later this month, prompting the U.S. Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) to warn aircraft passing through the airspace of the war-torn north African nation, Newsweek reported on...