Posts Tagged ‘SDF’

Sunday Express: Libyan armed groups offered Manchester bomber’s brother for $1 million sale

  • 16 September 2018 - 21:43
Sunday Express: Libyan armed groups offered Manchester bomber’s brother for $1 million sale

The brother of the Manchester Arena bomber, wanted in the UK for 22 murders, is being offered for sale to the highest bidder by Libyan warlords, Sunday Express reported.   It added on Sunday that "militia group henchmen are inviting bids of $1million to hand over Hashem Abedi,...

Libya’s Al-Sirraj orders Salafist armed group to leave Mitiga Airport

  • 16 September 2018 - 21:28
Libya’s Al-Sirraj orders Salafist armed group to leave Mitiga Airport

The Head of the Libyan Presidential Council, Fayez Al-Sirraj, has ordered ,in a new decision on Sunday, the Special Deterrence Force (SDF) to leave Mitiga Airport in Tripoli for the apparatuses of the Interior Ministry.  The SDF is accused by UN and international as well as local reports of...

US-backed Syrian Kurds strike a deal for a ‘roadmap’ with Al-Assad “government”

  • 28 July 2018 - 20:13
US-backed Syrian Kurds strike a deal for a ‘roadmap’ with Al-Assad “government”

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) say they have agreed to work with the Syrian government towards a "democratic, decentralised Syria", in an attempt to cement their autonomy in the war-ravaged country, Al-Jazeera wrote Saturday. The SDF's political wing, the Syrian Democratic Council...

Special Deterrence Force arrests sleeper cell plotting for military acts in Tripoli

  • 21 May 2018 - 17:58
Special Deterrence Force arrests sleeper cell plotting for military acts in Tripoli

The Tripoli-based Special Deterrence Force (SDF) said it had arrested a sleeper cell that was plotting to carry out military actions in the Libyan capital in coordination sleeper cells from the Popular Front for Liberation of Libya, which is made up of Gaddafi’s regime loyalists. The SDF...

Libya hardliner force arrests CEO of Septimius Festival; reports

  • 30 April 2018 - 11:28
Libya hardliner force arrests CEO of Septimius Festival; reports

The CEO of the Libyan Septimius Festival, Sulaiman Qashout, was arrested by the Tripoli-based Special Deterrence Force (SDF) on Sunday from one of Tripoli’s cafes. According to local media channels, the CEO of the media event Septimius Festival, which took place last March ago to celebrate he...

Libya east forces say Tripoli SDF handed over Benghazi fighters detained in Tripoli

  • 23 March 2018 - 15:17
Libya east forces say Tripoli SDF handed over Benghazi fighters detained in Tripoli

The media outlets and social media of east-based Libya self-styled army led by Khalifa Haftar claimed Thursday that the Tripoli-based Special Deterrence Force (SDF) handed over fighters from the Benghazi Defence Brigades (BDB) who were detained in Mitiga prison.   The media...

Two IS militants arrested in Libya’s capital

  • 10 January 2018 - 21:04
Two IS militants arrested in Libya’s capital

The Tripoli-based Special Deterrent Force (SDF) arrested Monday two Islamic State (IS) terrorists in Tripoli.   The SDF said on its Facebook page that the two terrorists confessed that they were on the verge of detonating a bomb in of Tripoli's neighbourhoods....

Libya’s state oil company hails arrest of “King of Smuggling”

  • 26 August 2017 - 19:02
Libya’s state oil company hails arrest of “King of Smuggling”

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) in Libya has welcomed the arrest of the most wanted human, fuel smuggler and drug dealer in the country by Special Deterrent Force (SDF) in Tripoli. The SDF announced Thursday that it had arrested the most wanted smuggler Fahmi Salim Bin Khalifa (A.K.A. King of...