Posts Tagged ‘oil terminals’

EU urges Haftar to get his forces out of Libyan oil terminals

  • 15 March 2017 - 17:12
EU urges Haftar to get his forces out of Libyan oil terminals

EU states and the US have urged a Russia-backed Libyan warlord to hand back oil ports, after a US warning that Russia was trying to do in Libya what it did in Syria. The British, French, Italian, and US ambassadors to Libya said oil facilities “belong to the Libyan people and must remain under...

Foreign ambassadors urge for end of hostilities at oil terminals as Haftar loses 21 fighters

  • 15 March 2017 - 13:38
Foreign ambassadors urge for end of hostilities at oil terminals as Haftar loses 21 fighters

Foreign ambassadors to Libya have called for an end to hostilities in the Oil Crescent to protect the country’s most critical oil assets. The bloody fighting between Operation Dignity and the Benghazi Defence Brigades (BDB) for control of two oil terminals in eastern Libya has cost the...