Accounts close to the militias of the illegal government of accord circulated pictures stating that the body of the protection official in Salah El-Din Buildings, Muhammad Arfidah Al-Misrati, was found on Saturday evening.
News circulated by militia accounts, and viewed by “Ojj,” included that the body of Muhammad Arfidah, a military commander of the illegal government of Accord and charged with overseeing the Syrian mercenaries by the Minister of Interior of government of Accord Fathi Pashaga, was found dumped in front of the H4 building in Salah al-Din district in the capital Tripoli.
It directly accused the militia of Al-Nawasi, known as the “Eighth Force”, affiliated with the “Tripoli Protection Force”, with the fighting axes, of killing Arfida, who is one of Fathi Pashaga’s men, which ignited the dispute between the militias and each other.
The killing of Arfidah, it seems, came after a dispute between the Nawasi militia and Pashaga, when the latter launched an attack against it at a press conference, during which he asserted that he would seek to dismantle the militia, and then stated that the historical record of the Nawasi militia is full of corruption, which prompted the “Nawasi” to threaten Pashaga Through social media.
Pashaga retreated from his attack on the Al-Nawasi militia, one day after the incident, saying: “When I talked, I do not mean the entire people, because they have honorable people, they fight on the front, and they are present in Tabat, and there are well-known people, but they have people who interfered in the intelligence and exploited Libyan intelligence, this is working against us, where police officers are arrested without right. ”
The region is witnessing a heightened tension due to the Libyan crisis, especially after the approval of the Turkish Parliament to authorize Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to send Turkish military forces to the Libyan capital, Tripoli, to support the illegal government of accord.
On April 4, Khalifa Hifter announced the launch of an operation to “liberate” the capital Tripoli from “militias and armed groups”, in conjunction with the announcement of the UN envoy in Libya, the holding of the National All-Inclusive Forum, from 14 to 16 April. The past in Ghadames.
The Secretary-General of the Arab League called on all Libyan parties to exercise restraint and reduce the state of escalation field resulting from the recent military moves in the western regions of the country, and to commit to the political path as the only way to end the crisis in Libya, and return to the dialogue aimed at reaching a national settlement exclusively to get the country out of the crisis that live it.
Libya has been in a political and military crisis since 2011, where two parties are currently fighting for power: the Government of National Accord the Internationally supported, led by Faiz al-Sarraj, and the second, the interim government of eastern Libya, supported by the House of Representatives in Tobruk.