BENGHAZI (Sputnik) – The Libyan National Army (LNA), led by Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, on Saturday declared the Libyan border with Algeria a militarized zone.
A supply informed Sputnik that the LNA is at present controlling solely one of many three border checkpoints, situated within the nation’s southwest, close to the town of Ghat.
Libya has been in an armed battle between rival factions following the overthrow of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. In March, worldwide mediation efforts resulted within the creation of a Libyan Government of National Unity.
A brand new worldwide convention on Libya is scheduled to happen in Berlin subsequent week, wherein individuals will talk about methods to make sure a long-lasting peace and political stability within the northern African nation.