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Jan 05, 2020
30 killed, 33 wounded in airstrike on Tripoli military academy; attack in Libyan capital comes amid fears of escalation of violenceTripoli, controlled by internationally recognised Government of National Accord, is facing an offensive by military commander Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army
Jul 03, 2019
40 killed as airstrike hits Libyan migrant detention centre in Tripoli; UNHCR condemns attackAn airstrike hit a detention center for migrants in the Libyan capital, killing at least 40 people, a health official in the country's UN-supported government said.
Apr 20, 2019
Sushma Swaraj appeals to 500 Indians to leave Tripoli immediately as situation in Libya deterioratesEfforts to evacuate all Indians have been underway ever since tensions rose in Tripoli on 4 April, when Khalifa Haftar announced an attack on the Libyan capital to capture the region from the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA).
Feb 22, 2019
Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar's forces take over key oil field in southern region; Libyan National Army confirms capture of Al-FilThe Al-Fil field currently produces about 73,000 barrels a day and is managed by Mellitah Oil and Gas, a joint venture between Italy's Eni and Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC)
Jun 16, 2018
Libyan National Army launches air strikes against rival militia that targeted oil facilities in eastern part of countryLibyan strongman Khalifa Haftar's forces launched air strikes against a rival militia targeting key oil facilities in the east of the country
Jul 09, 2017
Libya strongman Khalifa Haftar meets UAE leaders for talks on military cooperationLibyan strongman Khalifa Haftar has met with UAE leaders for talks on military cooperation, state media said on Sunday, days after announcing the retaking of second city Benghazi from jihadists.
Aug 03, 2016
Benghazi car bomb blast: 22 killed, 20 injuredcar bomb targetting security forces in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, killed at least 22 people and wounded 20 on Tuesday, a commander of the forces and medical officials said.