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Libyan commander visits Russia to ask for help fighting Islamists

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Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar, the dominant figure in the divided country's east, met Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Tuesday and...

Libya’s Haftar says won’t work with unity govt until militias disbanded

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It would be "unthinkable" for eastern Libyan forces to join a U.N.-backed unity government until militias aligned to it have been disbanded,...

Libyan general sworn as top commander as his planes hit Tripoli...

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Warplanes from Libya's internationally recognised government on Monday attacked the last functioning airport in Tripoli, the capital controlled by a rival administration,...

Libya’s Haftar appointed army chief for recognised gov’t

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Former Libyan general Khalifa Haftar was appointed as army commander for the country's internationally recognised government on Monday in a decision that...

Libyan parliament proposes Haftar, a divisive figure, as head of army

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The president of Libya's elected parliament has proposed the appointment of General Khalifa Haftar, who leads his own troops, as commander of...

Embattled Libyan government loses grip as general expands power

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In a hotel lit by a generator in the eastern Libyan town of Bayda, Economy Minister Munir Ali Asr outlines optimistic plans...

Libya recalls former general Haftar for army duty

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Libya's internationally-recognised government has recalled retired general Khalifa Haftar to army duty, officials said on Monday, cementing its alliance with him in...

Libya’s parliament allies with renegade general, struggling to assert authority

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Libya's beleaguered elected parliament has declared a formal alliance with a renegade former general, as it struggles to assert some authority in...

Former Libyan general claims new air strike in western Libya

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Forces loyal to former Libyan army general Khalifa Haftar claimed an air strike on an armed group near Tripoli on Monday, a...

Former general’s forces and Islamists clash in Libya’s Benghazi

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Heavy clashes erupted between a former general's forces and Islamist fighters in the eastern city of Benghazi on Saturday, military officials said,...

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Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

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Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille鈥檚 R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...