Despite international calls to end the violence in Libya is heading towards a new civil war. Supporters of the government in Tripoli announced a counter-offensive against the troops of General Haftar.
the supporters of The internationally recognized government in Libya have declared, to begin a counter-offensive against the troops of the influential General Khalifa Haftar.
The Operation "volcano of wrath", the goal is to clean all the Libyan cities of illegal forces, "" said the military spokesman of the government supporters, Mohammed Kanunu. The armed forces would tire with "an iron fist" against any action, think of the unity and security of Libya, suit.
Many of the Libyan militias use converted vehicles. This eye-catching vehicle has additional armor and a machine gun - probably Russian or Eastern European design is on the roof.Haftars troops to fly, apparently, air strikes
Haftars troops said they had flown out in the suburbs of Tripoli air attacks against the "armed militias". Thus, the life of civilians should be protected, declared the media Department of the pendant Haftars.
the troops of The Generals trying since Thursday to the capital Tripoli advance, where the internationally recognised government of Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj. The General obviously wants to take over Tripoli and the oil-rich country under his leadership.
The international community fears an escalation of the conflict in Libya. The UN security Council appealed on Friday to the parties to stop all military movements. The appeal is addressed in particular to General Haftar. Russia also called for a dialogue.