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HoR Member Says He will Not Attend Cairo Meeting

A member of the Tobruk-based parliament, which is backed by the renegade General Khalifa Haftar, rejected allegations suggesting he would be attending a meeting with key Libyan figures in Cairo. Fathi Bashagha, a member of the House of Representatives (HoR), in a Facebook post said, “although I have received the …

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Kobler Meets HoR Deputy Chairman in Tobruk

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The UN’s special envoy to Libya, Martin Kobler, met with Emhemed Shoeib the Deputy Chairman for the Tobruk-based parliament, known as the House of Representative (HoR), on Tuesday. The purpose of the meeting between the UN representative to Libya and the Libyan parliament’s speaker was …

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Tunisia and Algeria Call for Meeting to Discuss Libya

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) A urgent meeting between Tunisian and Algerian officials has been called to address the situation in Libya, said Tunisian Foreign Minister, Khemaies Jhinaoui. In a Television interview, Jhinaoui said that Tunisia recognizes and works with the Libyan UN-backed unity government, however, “the political agreement has …

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20 LNA Militants Killed in Benghazi

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) 20 fighters loyal to Khalifa Haftar were killed and 40 others wounded in a two day battle in Benghazi, according to a source from a local hospital. For over two years, Haftar’s militia, known as the Libyan National Army (LNA), have been attempting to take …

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France Gives GNA Its Full Support

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) France will be providing the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) with its full support in its fight to combat militants. “There are still some terrorist groups in Libya which must be hunted down and neutralized,” said President Francois Hollande after meeting the Libyan Prime …

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Haftar Takes Over Major Oil Ports in Libya

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Rogue militias loyal to General Khalifa Haftar took over oil terminals in Libya’s oil crescent region. The oil terminals were seized by Haftar’s men over the weekend, putting the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) in grave danger of losing control over the country. This …

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