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Libyan Civil War (2014–present)

Libyan National Army forces continue to advance on the Libyan capital Tripoli, capturing the city of Gharyan, with only light resistance reported. General Khalifa Haftar has ordered the LNA to seize control of Tripoli, prompting the Tripoli-based Presidential Council to declare a general mobilization.

Libyan strongman orders troops to march on Tripoli

Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar says forces’ move will ‘shake the lands under the feet of the unjust bunch’

  1. Middle East Monitor
  2. The Guardian