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Libyan Army sends more reinforcements to Sirte for major battle: video

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:00 P.M.) – The General Command of the Libyan National Army (LNA) in Benghazi has deployed more forces to the front-lines west of Sirte, as...

Libyan Army prepares for new offensive as Turkish-backed forces try for Sirte again

The Libyan National Army (LNA), led by Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, announced on Wednesday, that the area extending from Wadi Jarif to the Al-Washaka will be considered a “military...

Turkish warships intercept French frigate in Mediterranean

On Wednesday, the French Ministry of Defense said that a French ship participating in a NATO mission in the Mediterranean Sea had recently undergone a “very violent” maneuver by...

Mevlut Cavusolgu: Turkey says no issues with Russia on Libya after talks delayed

There are no technical disagreements between Turkey and Russia on issues regarding the conflict in Libya, and the two states will continue jointly pursuing a lasting ceasefire there, Turkish...

Siege of Libya’s Sirte behind Turkey-Russia talks delay

Russia and Turkey postponed talks on defusing fighting in Libya due to discord over the Ankara-backed Tripoli government’s push to retake the key coastal city of Sirte from Russian-backed...

Pompeo calls on Libyans not to allow ‘Russian intervention’

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:30 P.M.) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on all Libyan parties to return to the dialogue table and unite their efforts to...

Turkey plans to establish 2 permanent military bases in Libya

The Yeni Safak newspaper, which is close to the Turkish government, revealed that Turkey intends to establish two permanent military bases in Libya. On Friday, the newspaper quoted “regional sources”...

Turkey’s actions will lead to war with Egypt and Greece

‘Abdel-Latif Darwish, a professor of economics and crisis management in Egypt, said that Egypt’s agreement with Greece on the demarcation of maritime borders represents a strong blow to the...

Turkish aircraft was intercepted near strategic Libyan city

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:10 P.M.) – A Libyan military source told RT Arabic on Thursday that a Turkish cargo plane was intercepted along the coast of Misrata and...

Putin stresses importance of ceasefire in Libya during phone call with Erdogan

Russian President Vladimir Putin has stressed the importance of the soonest ceasefire in Libya during a phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Kremlin’s press service informed on...

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Bolton distorts events in memoirs about dialogue with Russia’s defense chief

Former US National Security Advisor John Bolton distorts information in his memoirs about a dialogue with Russian Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu on...

Russia’s constitutional amendments enter into force July 4

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed an executive order, setting July 4 as the date when the Russian constitutional amendments come into effect, the Kremlin...

Iran Agrees to Compensate Downed Plane Victims’ Families: Sweden

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Sweden's foreign minister said Tehran agreed to compensate the families of the foreign victims of a downed Ukraine Airlines...

Joe Biden’s Claims of Cognitive Tests Unclear as Campaign Hides Results

Joe Biden told reporters on Wednesday he has taken a cognitive test, used to detect mental issues, but his campaign will not specify what exactly that...

Iran is preparing to send another satellite into space

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:35 A.M.) – The head of the Iranian Space Organization, Mortada Barari, announced that his country is about to make...