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Libya's Haftar rules out Tripoli ceasefire, dismisses U.N.-led talks - newspaper

A fighter loyal to Libya's U.N.-backed government (GNA) gestures during clashes with forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar on the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya May 25, 2019.

Reuters , Africa May 26, 2019

Heavy fighting in Libyan capital

The Libya National Army (LNA) force of Khalifa Haftar, who is allied to a parallel government in the east, started an offensive to take Tripoli almost two months ago but has not breached the city’s southern defences.

Reuters , Africa May 25, 2019

Libya committing suicide, squandering oil riches: UN envoy

He was speaking a day after warning the UN Security Council that the ongoing battle for Tripoli launched by strongman Khalifa Haftar on April 4 was “just the start of a long and bloody war”.

Capital News , Kenya May 23, 2019

Libyan strongman Haftar tells Macron no ceasefire for now

, Paris, France, May 23 – Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar, who is leading a military offensive against the UN-recognised government in Tripoli, rejected a ceasefire requested by French President Emmanuel Macron during talks in Paris, an Elysee official said Wednesday.

Capital News , Kenya May 23, 2019