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Al-Ghweil Says Haftar is a Coup Plotter

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The leader of the Government of National Congress (GNC), Khalifa Al-Ghweil stated that the GNC will not be changing its stance on General Khalifa Haftar. The GNC accuse Haftar of being a coup plotter who has a lengthy record of crimes he committed in Libya. …

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Al-Sarraj Vows to Bring Order to Tripoli

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) has promised to bring an end to the political chaos in Tripoli that was instigated by the General of National Congress (GNC)’s attempted coup in the capital last week. Sarraj also called …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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America’s Own War Criminal In Libya

(Republished from the Huffington Post) by: Aly Abuzaakouk At the onset of the Libyan Revolution in February 2011, Colonel (General) Khalifa Haftar, who had been living comfortably in exile in suburban Virginia for two decades, returned to Libya with the blessing of the United States to finally get vengeance against Muammar …

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