Troops of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) announced that on Saturday they shot down a MiG fighter aircraft of rival forces loyal to Marshal Khalifa Haftar, and captured the pilot. ProHaftar forces confirmed the loss of a MiG-23, but attributed the crash to “a technical failure”. Instability has plagued Libya since the fall…

Clashes broke out in front of the presidential building in Tripoli on Wednesday as militants engaged in a gun battle with guards of the prime minister of the UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez al-Sarraj, according to Al Arabiya sources. An armed group reportedly from Misrata, a Libyan city east of Tripoli, fired at…

The Libyan National Oil Company (NOC) announced Thursday that production will resume at the al-Fil oil field in southwestern Libya after a brief suspension due to fighting at the site. The NOC reported “the resumption of production on the El-Fil field on November 28 after the cessation of armed activities”, according to a statement published…

The Libyan National Oil Company (NOC) announced on Wednesday that production in an oil field in the southwestern part of the country has stopped due to fighting on the site. Armed groups attacked the field of El-Feel in the morning, said in a statement loyal forces to Marshal Khalifa Haftar, a strong man from eastern…

According to well-informed sources, Libyan National Army (LNA) forces, led by Marshal Khalifa Haftar, have succeeded in breaking through the defences of militias loyal to the Government of Reconciliation (GNA), led by Fayez al-Sarraj in the southern suburbs of the capital Tripoli. If this information is confirmed, it would mean a remarkable qualitative change along…

At least six people, including children, were injured on Sunday in an air raid on an equestrian centre near the Libyan capital, it was reported on Monday from a hospital. An African worker is among the wounded, the source said anonymously. The UN-recognized Libyan Government of National Unity (GNA) based in Tripoli and the UN…

The United States military launched its third air strike in Libya in a week, killing 17 Islamic State-aligned terrorists in the country’s southwest, U.S. Africa Command said Friday. The strike, which hit ISIS-Libya militants, was done in coordination with the Libyan government on Thursday, AFRICOM said. “This ongoing campaign against ISIS-Libya demonstrates that U.S. Africa…

For the second day in a row, heavy fighting broke out on Sebha frontline between pro-GNA forces and Khalifa Haftar’s forces (LNA) which carried out an attack Monday aiming to seize control of Al-Aziziya town that links Tripoli and Gharyan. The pro-GNA forces under the command of the Presidential Council’s government had foiled an attack…

The Libyan National Army (LNA) – led by Marshal Khalifa Haftar– said Sunday that its forces have made new advances on ground in the capital for the second day in a row against armed militias loyal to Fayez al-Sarraj’s Government of National Accord (GNA). In this context, LNA’s Military Information Division announced that the remaining…

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…