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French fighter jets return from Libya

France has begun withdrawing its combat aircraft from Libya operations, returning four Mirage F1s to France as operations come to a close...

UK has fired 1 470 guided weapons over Libya

British forces have until now fired 1 470 precision guided weapons as part of Operation Ellamy against Libya, and spent £140 million...

France has used 4 600 munitions in Libya conflict

French forces have fired or dropped 4 600 bombs, missiles and artillery shells against Libyan targets since taking part in military operations...

Libya operation has cost France 320 million euros

Operation Harmattan, France's contribution to the mission against deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, has cost 320 million euros, according to French defence...

France deploys Harfang UAV over Libya

France's Harfang medium altitude long endurance unmanned aerial vehicle has been deployed in operations over Libya, the French ministry of defence has...


SANDF missing the communication target

Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...