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Khalifa Haftar

CIA arranged secret communications between Haftar and Trump

According to a report by the Washington Post, the United State's Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) arranged a secret phone call between former US president and field marshal Khalifa Haftar during his failed offensive on Tripoli.The…

Haftar welcomes the formation of a new executive authority

Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar welcomed the outcome of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum's run-off vote in Geneva and the appointment of a new executive authority to lead the country in the period preceding to the national elections.In…

Al-Mismari denies the presence of Wagner group in Sirte

Haftar's official spokesman General Ahmed Al-Mismari denied the presence of Russian forces the Wagner group in the city of Sirte, stressing that the city is completely under their control.The announcement comes after recent satellite…

El-Gamaty: Libya rejected Aguila Salah for President

Head of Taghyeer Party in Libya and Special Envoy of GNA head to Maghreb Countries, Guma El-Gamaty states that Aguila Saleh has no chance of becoming a new political leader in the UN-brokered political process.Aguila Saleh is the…

The Guardian: Haftar has lost all influence and prestige

The British Guardian reported that the failure of Haftar's offensive on the capital of Libya has cost him his influence locally and internationally.The British newspaper also stated that his failure to take Tripoli made the field…

Italian Prime Minister meets with Khalifa Haftar

On the same day, 18 Italian fishermen held by Haftar forces were released, Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte met with Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar to discuss the future of Libya.According to Haftar's media office, the Field…

Al-Mismari: Libya is at war with Turkey

The spokesman for Khalifa Haftar's forces, Ahmed Al-Mismari has said that Libya is at war with Turkey and that tensions have been exacerbated by the Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.Al-Masmari pointed out in an interview with Sky…

Haftar forces violate ceasefire agreement

A woman killed and a child badly wounded in an attack carried by Haftar forces in southern Libya, in the town of Ubari.According to sources, an armed group of Battalion 128, Battalion 116 and the Battalion Tariq bin Ziyad attacked Ubari…

The brewing war for Libya’s oil revenues

Recently, the National Oil Cooperation has taken the unexpected step of denying the Central Bank of Libya access to any oil revenue, the move was stated to be for the sake of guarding the country's oil recovery and the protection of the…

Libyan Activists demand Biden put an end to Haftar

American based civil rights group demand that Joe Biden acts against General Khalifa Haftar.The Libyan American Alliance, a Virginia-based advocacy group that supports the Government of National Accord, is preparing a white paper for…

Millions spent on Saddam Haftar’s extravagant wedding

Libyan news outlets has reported that Saddam, the son of Haftar, spent over 13 million Libyan dinars (what equates to nearly 10 million dollars) on gifts for poets that praised him and his tribe during his wedding which was held in the West…

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…