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Libya Plunged into Mess

Mariya None Makhmutova

The difficult internal political situation in Libya is pushing the warring parties to inter-Libyan talks

Expert: the situation in Libya – “in limbo”

Moscow is surprised by the statements of the head of the Libyan national army (LNA) Khalifa the Haftarot on the transition of power in Libya, and insists that a military solution to the conflict, reports RIA Novosti citing a source in the Russian foreign Ministry.

Haftar to liberate Tripoli from Islamists

Libyan National Army Commander Khalifa Haftar ordered his forces to advance on the Libyan capital Tripoli. There is the UN-backed Government of National Accord headed by Fayez Saraj. According to some reports, Field Marshal Haftar's units have entered some areas of Tripoli. "At the same time, the city is almost empty. Haftar urged the citizens not to leave their homes in order not to risk during clashes between the opposing forces. He also stressed that he was not fighting against the legitimate authorities, but simply wanted to liberate city from the terrorist groups," RISS expert Vladimir Fitin said.