Home / Tag Archives: Coup

Tag Archives: Coup

Major Political Players in Libya Reject GNC Attempted Coup

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The Libyan Justice and Building (LJB) party made a statement on Monday rejecting an attempted coup by the General National Congress (GNC). Khalifa al-Ghwell, chairman of the Government of National Salvation which is derived from the former GNC, stormed the headquarters of the Supreme Council …

Read More »

Failed Coup Destabilizes Libyan Capital

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Despite an attempted coup, Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj attended a graduation ceremony for policemen on Monday at the interior ministry’s headquarters in Tripoli, according to a tweet made from the unity government’s Twitter account. Tension continues to rise in the Libyan capital as checkpoints …

Read More »

Presidential Guard Pledges Allegiance to GNC in Libya

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) In a video statement released Sunday, the Presidential Guard pledged its allegiance to the General National Congress (GNC) after the group orchestrated a coup against the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) on Friday. According to the Presidential Guard, the Libyan political agreement, which helped …

Read More »