The Libyan National Army on Monday mounted air strikes on positions in the central city of Sirte held by the Government of National Accord, an official and residents said. Khalifa Haftar’s LNA has been trying since April to take Tripoli from militias loyal to the GNA headed by Fayez al-Sarraj. There had been LNA-claimed strikes…

The Libyan government of national unity (GNA), based in Tripoli and recognized by the UN, said on Saturday it was “worried” about a “military escalation” that it believes is being prepared against the capital, in a statement published on its Facebook page. Deadly fighting is taking place at the gates of Tripoli between forces loyal…

During the night of Tuesday, July 2 to Wednesday, July 3, at least 53 people were reportedly killed and 130 injured in an air strike in a building located in Tajoura, on the outskirts of Tripoli, where illegal migrants from Africa and the Middle East were detained. The Information was published by Reuters, with reference…

Two guards were killed and four others were kidnapped early on Saturday in a suspected Daesh attack targeting Zella oilfield, a security source said. The attackers struck at an entrance gate to the field, which lies near the town of Zella about 760 km (470 miles) southwest of the capital, Tripoli. They killed the two…

The number of people killed in the fighting near Tripoli in Libya reached 432 dead and 2069 wounded, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a statement. “Since the beginning of the armed conflict in Tripoli, 432 people have died, 2069 have been injured and more than 50,000 have been forced to flee their homes,”…

The United Arab Emirates said on Thursday that “extremist militias” were controlling the Libyan capital which its ally Khalifa Haftar is fighting to capture from forces allied to Libya’s internationally recognized government. The UAE, along with Egypt, support Haftar who they see as a bulwark against Islamist militants in North Africa. A 2017 U.N. report…

The Libyan Air Force, led by Marshal Khalifa Haftar, fired at an ammunition depot of the armed group in Tripoli. The bombardments were intense, reported the Libyan portal Akhbar. In addition, witnesses reported that for about an hour the military aircraft flew over the city, bombarding the headquarters of the Islamic Battalion al-Nawasi located near…

According to the International Organization for Migration (IOM), at least 18,250 people have been displaced by the fighting that began last week in southern Tripoli. “At least 3,650 families (about 18,250 people) were displaced from their homes as a result of the armed conflict in southern Tripoli on April 5,” the statement said. According to…

Libyan Health Minister Ahmid Omar said in an interview with Libyan TV station Al-Ahrar that at least 32 people were killed and about 50 others wounded in the fighting near Tripoli by armed forces loyal to the Government of National Unity (GNA). For its part, the command of the Libyan National Army (LNA), led by…