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Turkey says it discussed lasting ceasefire during Libya trip

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Senior Turkish officials discussed a lasting ceasefire and political solution in Libya, as well as energy cooperation, during a visit to Tripoli on Wednesday,...

Eastern forces quit Libyan capital after year-long assault

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Libya’s internationally recognised government regained control of Tripoli on Thursday, driving eastern forces out of the capital after a year-long battle in which foreign...

Libya frontline pullback puts eastern offensive in question

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The Libyan National Army (LNA) of eastern military commander Khalifa Haftar said it had pulled back from some Tripoli frontlines on Wednesday, calling into...

Libyan forces aligned with Tripoli government capture key air base

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Forces aligned with Libya’s internationally recognised government took control of an air base south-west of Tripoli on Monday after a sustained assault, in what...

Terrier LT-79 vehicles in service with Libyan National Army

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The Libyan National Army (LNA) has taken into service The Armoured Group (TAG) Terrier LT-79 armoured personnel carrier in its latest acquisition of foreign-supplied...

Libya’s eastern forces deny reports of summary executions

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The Libyan National Army, the main military force in eastern Libya, on Thursday denied accusations that its troops were involved in torture...

East Libya forces resume air strikes against rivals

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East Libyan forces resumed air strikes against rival factions on Sunday as they tried to push them back from positions around major...

At least 20 killed in Benghazi fighting

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At least 20 members of the Libyan National Army (LNA) were killed and 40 injured in two days of fighting in the...

Fighting in Benghazi raises tension

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Heavy fighting erupted over the weekend between forces from Libya's recognised government and Islamist militants in Benghazi, killing at least six and...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...