Gulf Times - Government-of-National-Accord
Forces loyal to east Libyan commander Haftar enter city of Sirte

Forces loyal to east Libyan commander Haftar enter city of Sirte

Libyan forces loyal to eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar said on Monday they had entered Sirte and had taken control of large parts of the coastal city.

At least 30 killed in Libya military academy attack

At least 30 killed in Libya military academy attack

At least 30 people were killed and 33 others wounded in an attack on a military academy in the Libyan capital late on Saturday

Turkey parliament approves Libya military deployment

Turkey parliament approves Libya military deployment

Turkey's parliament passed a bill on Thursday approving a military deployment to Libya aimed at shoring up the UN-backed government in Tripoli

Unity govt says 3 killed in air raid south of Libya capital

Unity govt says 3 killed in air raid south of Libya capital

Three civilians were killed Wednesday in an air raid on a town south of Libya's capital Tripoli, a spokesman for the UN-recognised government said.

Turkey mulls sending allied Syrian fighters to Libya

Turkey mulls sending allied Syrian fighters to Libya

Turkey is considering sending allied Syrian fighters to Libya as part of its planned military support for the embattled government in Tripoli

Three killed in renewed fighting in southern Tripoli

Three killed in renewed fighting in southern Tripoli

At least three fighters aligned with Libya's UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) were killed in an offensive on Saturday aimed at pushing back eastern forces

UN calls for Eid truce in Libya, warns foreign support fueling conflict

UN calls for Eid truce in Libya, warns foreign support fueling conflict

A United Nations envoy called on Monday for a truce to be declared in Libya around Aug. 10

1,000 dead in three-month fight for Libya's Tripoli

1,000 dead in three-month fight for Libya's Tripoli

Some 1,000 people have been killed since Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar launched a push three months ago to capture Tripoli, the UN said Friday, including 53 detained migrants who died in a devastating air strike.

New fighting in Libya capital after truce collapses

New fighting in Libya capital after truce collapses

Fresh fighting erupted in the Libyan capital on Wednesday after the collapse of a truce, a witness and military source said, after the UN called for calm.

Tripoli airport reopens after fighting suspended flights

Tripoli airport reopens after fighting suspended flights

The airport serving the Libyan capital resumed flights on Saturday following a five-day suspension after deadly clashes around the facility that also damaged planes on the tarmac.

US deploys attack helicopters to strike IS in Libya

US deploys attack helicopters to strike IS in Libya

The United States has begun using attack helicopters to target the Islamic State group in the jihadists' Libyan former stronghold of Sirte, a defense official said Tuesday.

IS launches wave of suicide attacks on Libya forces

IS launches wave of suicide attacks on Libya forces

Islamic State group jihadists in Libya have carried out nine suicide bombings in one day in a failed bid to hold a central district of Sirte, pro-government forces said Wednesday.