The Libyan army announces the arrest of wanted Egyptian terrorist Hisham Ashmawi in Darnah

Map. History of Libya conflict

21 October 2018
According to @AlArabiya Egypt has asked the Libyan authorities to hand over terrorist Hisham Ashmawi the Former Egyptian Army Officer urgently to be tried in several cases.
Libya- LNA photos showing Hisham Ashmawy in custody. Most wanted militant in Egypt, former military officer who defected and eventually ended up with al-Qaeda in Libya, Ashmawy was reportedly arrested in Derna wearing an explosive vest that he failed to detonate
The Libyan army announces the arrest of wanted Egyptian terrorist Hisham Ashmawi in Darnah
Libya- photos from large scale combined arms LNA exercise near al-Abyar featuring T-54/5, 62 and 72 tanks, D-30andM-46 artillery pieces, Mi-8 helicopter and infantrymen
Libya: Man killed by landmine explosion in Downtown Benghazi
Ukrainian freighter lands in Benina airport in Benghazi coming from Holland in an unscheduled flight
2 week ago
Libya to buy wheat from Russia for 700 million dollars
Italy to hold Libya conference in Palermo on 12-13 November
Gunmen reportedly abduct former Benghazi mayor
2 week ago
The Airports Authority announces resumption of flights at Mitiga Airport hours after suspension due to safety concerns after a rocket fell on the airport near Libya Wings office Monday night with no reports of casualties or damage.
Libya- Tripoli Youth Movement (which claimed previous such attacks) claim the recent targeting of Mitiga Airport using 107mm rockets 10 minutes prior to landing of aircraft with a release of a short video purportedly showing firing of rockets2 week ago
Libya- Tripoli Youth Movement (which claimed previous such attacks) claim the recent targeting of Mitiga Airport using 107mm rockets "10 minutes prior to landing of aircraft" with a release of a short video purportedly showing firing of rockets
2 week ago
Libya- despite ongoing ceasefire, Mitiga Airport in Tripoli reportedly shelled again during overnight, causing suspension of flights
Interesting video taken this evening in Tripoli: you can see (probably) a USAF Northrop Grumman RQ-4B, departed from NAS Sigonella, in flight over Libya capital.2 week ago
Interesting video taken this evening in Tripoli: you can see (probably) a USAF Northrop Grumman RQ-4B, departed from NAS Sigonella, in flight over Libya capital.
Libya- EOD team of Tripoli's General Directorate for the Protection of Diplomatic Missions dismantle large IED that was attached to fuel tanks in the Souq al-Ahd area in Southern Tripoli3 week ago
Libya- EOD team of Tripoli's General Directorate for the Protection of Diplomatic Missions dismantle large IED that was attached to fuel tanks in the Souq al-Ahd area in Southern Tripoli
Libya- photos showing LAF Mi-8 helicopter at Kufra Airport transporting the bodies and wounded from the clashes near al-Jaghbub3 week ago
Libya- photos showing LAF Mi-8 helicopter at Kufra Airport transporting the bodies and wounded from the clashes near al-Jaghbub
Libya- at least 6 militiamen from Chad killed. 6 LNA fighters wounded in clashes near al-Jaghbub, close to the border with Egypt3 week ago
Libya- at least 6 militiamen from Chad killed. 6 LNA fighters wounded in clashes near al-Jaghbub, close to the border with Egypt
Tunisia- TAF stopped vehicle that crossed over from Libya at Borj al-Khadra, at the tri-border area with Algeria. Aboard the vehicle were 2 AKs, a hunting rifle, ammo and 3 men without documents, who claimed they're camel herders from Sinawin (Libya)3 week ago
Tunisia- TAF stopped vehicle that crossed over from Libya at Borj al-Khadra, at the tri-border area with Algeria. Aboard the vehicle were 2 AKs, a hunting rifle, ammo and 3 men without documents, who claimed they're camel herders from Sinawin (Libya)
Libya- some interesting UXO/ERW from recent fighting in Tripoli handled by the Explosives and Explosives Management Department of the National Safety Authority3 week ago
Libya- some interesting UXO/ERW from recent fighting in Tripoli handled by the Explosives and Explosives Management Department of the National Safety Authority
Mitiga Airport in Tripoli resumes flights3 week ago
Mitiga Airport in Tripoli resumes flights
3 week ago
Tunisia and Libya in negotiations over the possibility of importing Libyan oil in exchange of receiving Tunisian products.
3 week ago
Libya: Al-Wefaq government announces new ceasefire in Tripoli
Interior Ministry: Blocked roads in Tripoli have been reopened3 week ago
Interior Ministry: Blocked roads in Tripoli have been reopened
Libya- Assassination attempt of Dean of the Municipality of Derna (de facto mayor of the city) Abdel-Moneim al-Ghaithi thwarted, as IED placed near his room at the Pearl Hotel dismantled3 week ago
Libya- Assassination attempt of Dean of the Municipality of Derna (de facto mayor of the city) Abdel-Moneim al-Ghaithi thwarted, as IED placed near his room at the Pearl Hotel dismantled
Quite morning in Tripoli after intense clashes last night at the airport road. Reports that Salah Badi Forces and the 7th brigade have been pushed back. A prisoners exchange also took place at Mitiga Airport + compensation deal between Tajoura and Rada Forces. Libya3 week ago
Quite morning in Tripoli after intense clashes last night at the airport road. Reports that Salah Badi Forces and the 7th brigade have been pushed back. A prisoners exchange also took place at Mitiga Airport + compensation deal between Tajoura and Rada Forces. Libya
3 week ago
Reports suggest Salah Badi has been defeated in Naqlyia camp after failing to mobilize support from Misrata. Naqlyia camp is under control of Tripoli's armed groups. If this is confirmed/sustained, then the ceasefire agreement with 7th brigade stands a chance. Libya
3 week ago
Libya's coast guard rescues 235 migrants off western coast
3 week ago
France demands sanctions against those involved in the political process in Libya
Libya- al-Samood Brigades publish video purportedly showing arrival of reinforcements and supply from Misrata to support battles in Tripoli (column of 30 vehicles shown in the video)3 week ago
Libya- al-Samood Brigades publish video purportedly showing arrival of reinforcements and supply from Misrata to support battles in Tripoli (column of 30 vehicles shown in the video)
3 week ago
After nearly a month of Tripoli militia fighting and 115 dead, UN Libya mission to recommend to UN Security Council war crimes prosecutions + sanctions against some leaders. Leaders not yet named.
Libya- al-Samood Brigades claim that weapons, ammunition and fighters are transported from al-Watiyah Airbase to Mitiga Airport to support Tripoli militias, with approximately 4 daily helicopter flights3 week ago
Libya- al-Samood Brigades claim that weapons, ammunition and fighters are transported from al-Watiyah Airbase to Mitiga Airport to support Tripoli militias, with approximately 4 daily helicopter flights
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