The commander of al-Zawiyah military district, al-Karama forces, Major General Muhammad al-Tuhaish, said that skirmishes reached the point of armed clashes that arose between the “militias” of the city of al-Zawiya, which is affiliated with the Government of National Accord the supported Internationally, late yesterday, Saturday.
Al-Tuhaish referred, in statements to “Al-Ain Al-Emirati”, read by “og”, the reasons for these clashes to the existence of fundamental differences between these “militias”, which makes them occur from time to time, denying that the “General Command” has a hand in the ongoing clashes.
And several components belonging to the government of accord announced the state of al-Nafeer al-General in defense of the capital, Tripoli, days after the intensification of the armed people and the supportive force of the tribesmen, for the strikes on the axes of the capital, especially after the announcement of Khalifa Haftar, the zero hour.
The Military Council of Kabau, affiliated with the Chief of Staff of the Ministry of Defense of Government of Accord Defense, declared the state of alienation, saying: “We join our voice, our capabilities, and our efforts in the battle of decisiveness, and the battle of the homeland against the project of Haftar, his aides, and his fellows targeting the principles of our glorious revolution.”
The council clarified that this announcement comes “in fulfillment of the blood of our righteous martyrs and in fulfillment of the principles of the seventeenth revolution of February, which represents our only means of our dreams and demands in building a civil state, and at a time when our capital Tripoli is being subjected to the brutal aggression of the prisoner Haftar, and the violations it is doing against civilians , And his despicable attempt to overthrow the project of the seventeenth revolution of February.
Khalifa Hifter had announced, just a few days ago, the start of the zero hour to liberate the capital, Tripoli. Noting that “the hour of widespread storming that every free and honorable Libyan awaits and that the people in Tripoli are eagerly awaiting since they were invaded and settled by terrorists, And I became a den of criminals in which the people were weakened by force of arms. ”
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