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Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar meets Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Haftar’s forces dim hopes of salvaging UN ceasefire talks

20 February 2020, 7:20 AM

Libya’s internationally recognised leader on Wednesday dashed hopes of quickly reviving UN ceasefire negotiations after his side withdrew, saying talk of them resuming had been overtaken by events as eastern forces continue to shell the capital.

UN says Libya arms embargo a ‘joke’, demands accountability

17 February 2020, 6:47 AM

An arms embargo aimed at curbing fighting in Libya has become meaningless because of violations and it is imperative that those who breach it are held to account, a senior United Nations official said.

Mbeki condemns statement made by De Klerk about apartheid

16 February 2020, 7:38 PM

Former President Thabo Mbeki has joined South Africans in condemning utterances made by former deputy president F.W. de Klerk when he said he did not fully agree that apartheid was a crime against humanity.

EFF threatens to heighten “militant protests” against De Klerk

16 February 2020, 5:53 PM

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has threatened to heighten what it calls “militant protests” against former president F.W De Klerk if the ANC and government continue to include him in public events.

Supporters of Libyan National Army (LNA) commanded by Khalifa Haftar, celebrate on top of a Turkish military armored vehicle, which LNA said they confiscated during Tripoli clashes, in Benghazi.

West Libyan forces claim downed drone as Turkish support arrives

29 January 2020, 6:10 AM

Forces aligned with Libya’s Tripoli-based government said on Tuesday they had shot down a drone operated by their rivals.



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