You are hereBlogs / bartolo's blog / Focus: Libya - Mar 14, 2017

Focus: Libya - Mar 14, 2017

By bartolo - Posted on 14 March 2017

Eastern Libyan army says they have retaken oil ports, counterattack included ground, air and naval forces - Reuters

VIDEO: Pro-Haftar forces launch offensive to retake Libya oil terminals - YouTube

VIDEO: LNA fighter in Ras Lanuf showing SDB / allies vehicles and GRAD missiles destroyed during the offensive of today - Tom Feneux on Twitter

Eastern Libya oil corporation cancels unity agreement with Tripoli-based National Oil Corporation - The Libya Observer

Joint statement on Libya by France, Italy, UK and US: Oil must remain under the exclusive control of the National Oil Corporation - France-Diplomatie

Libya crude oil output falls 13% over the last 2 weeks, after field and port closings - Bloomberg

2 Experts: After Libya port battle, oil below $45? -

Tribal gathering in Benghazi affirms support for Haftar -

Libya's eastern parliament quits UN peace deal with Tripoli - AP

Eastern Libya head Saleh: UN-backed Government of National Accord head Al-Sarraj 'just a Libyan citizen and not a side in the dialogue' - Libya Prospect

Libya's eastern parliament calls for elections next year - The Tribune

30 HoR members meeting in Tripoli announce continued support for the UN-backed Libyan Political Agreement -

Tripoli State Council chairman Abdulrahman Sewehli thanks Qatari emir for his support -

Violent clashes erupt in Tripoli leaving several casualties - The Libya Observer

West Tripoli clashes force evacuation of central business area -

Here is what we know about Tripoli tension - The Libya Observer



Russia appears to deploy forces in Egypt, eyes on Libya role - sources - Reuters

Lavrov says he has heard nothing about presence of Russian troops in Egypt - TASS

Libya's eastern parliament speaker says Russia offered aid - ABC News

Eastern Libya government ready to implement arms contracts with Russia reached under Gaddafi - Sputnik

Hafter envoy Badri again in Moscow -

Russian private security firm RSB had armed men in east Libya - Reuters

Russia's RSB-group demined plant in Libya on country's official request: CEO - Sputnik

AFRICOM commander very concerned over Russian meddling in Libya -

Libya: Why the EU is looking to Russia -

Eastern Libya premier in Egypt to seek support for Dignity Operation - The Libya Observer

Egypt condemned Al-Qaeda attacks against oil facilities in Libya  - Daily News Egypt

Egypt scrambled to save Libya's Haftar over lost oil-fields -

'Egypt seizes weapons headed to Gaza from Libya' - Jerusalem Post

'Egypt intercepts Libyan surface-to-air missiles in Sinai' - Jerusalem Post

To contact Bartolo email peaceloverblog[at]yahoo[dot]com (replacing [at] with @, [dot] with .)


Speaking Events



August 2-6: Peace and Democracy Conference at Democracy Convention in Minneapolis, Minn.


September 22-24: No War 2017 at American University in Washington, D.C.


October 28: Peace and Justice Studies Association Conference

Find more events here.


Support This Site


Get free books and gear when you become a supporter.



Speaking Truth to Empire


Families United


Ray McGovern


Julie Varughese


Financial supporters of this site can choose to be listed here.



Ca-Dress Long Prom Dresses Canada
Ca Dress Long Prom Dresses on

Buy Books

Get Gear

The log-in box below is only for bloggers. Nobody else will be able to log in because we have not figured out how to stop voluminous spam ruining the site. If you would like us to have the resources to figure that out please donate. If you would like to receive occasional emails please sign up. If you would like to be a blogger here please send your resume.
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Enter the characters shown in the image.