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Haftar forces pushed back outside Tripoli

Forces supporting Libya’s internationally recognised government pushed back troops loyal to eastern commander Khalifa Haftar more than 60 km south-west of Tripoli. Aziziya town was...

Divisions appear over LNA Tripoli offensive

At least four people died in heavy shelling in Tripoli, an official said as Europe and the Gulf were divided over a push to...

Haftar attempted coup – claim

Eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar tried to stage a coup issuing an arrest warrant for Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj, UN envoy Ghassan Salame said...

Egypt’s Sisi meets Haftar

Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi met Khalifa Haftar, commander of eastern-based Libyan forces, who is under international pressure to halt an advance on Tripoli. Egypt...

Battle rages for Libyan capital

A warplane attacked Tripoli’s lone working airport on Monday as eastern forces advancing on the Libyan capital disregarded international appeals for a truce in...

Skirmish south of Tripoli, eastern Libya forces possibly involved

Eastern Libyan military forces moved to western Libya and briefly engaged in a skirmish with a rival force south of Tripoli, an eastern official...

Libya leaders can overcome dispute – Guterres

There are signs Libya’s two rival leaders may solve a key dispute over control of the army, amid efforts to overcome the country’s eight-year-long...

Fear of Libya showdown escalates

Forces from eastern Libya swept through the south and took control of oilfields in recent weeks have reinforced a base in the centre of...

Libyan rivals agree on need for national election

Libya’s internationally recognised Prime Minister Serraj al-Fayez and the military commander of its eastern half Khalifa Haftar, met and agreed national elections are necessary...

Civilian aircraft intercepted by East Libya

A jet from Khalifa Haftar’s east Libyan military forces intercepted a civilian plane as part of a push to control the oil-rich south of...

Lessons learnt from latest Op Copper deployment

The most recent Operation Copper deployment in the Mozambique Channel, in addition to providing valuable "on-the-job" training for both sailors and airmen,...