June 2019

Libya's emergency committee reviews electricity crisis in Tripoli

June 17, 2019 - 22:16
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The emergency and crisis committee discussed in its Sunday meeting the measures to be taken to tackle the electricity outages in Libya, especially in Tripoli, in coordination with General Electricity Company.

The committee discussed distribution of load shedding hours and finishing maintenance works in damaged power plants due to the fighting in Tripoli.

Libya's HoR unanimously approves scrapping General Commander of Libyan Army position

June 17, 2019 - 21:47
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Libyan House of Representatives (HoR), convening in Tripoli, voted unanimously to remove Libyan Army General Commander position, which was created by the HoR in Tobruk in 2015.

The spokesman for the HoR Hamouda Sayala said all of the members who attended Monday session agreed to scrap the position.

Buccino renews Italy's rejection to Tripoli offensive, condemns bombing civilians

June 17, 2019 - 21:04
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Italian ambassador Giuseppe Buccino met with the Libyan Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha on Monday in Tripoli and reiterated rejection to the offensive against Tripoli by Khalifa Haftar, condemning targeting civilians and infrastructure and saying there can be no military solution in Libya.

Bashagha and Buccino also discussed security cooperation including in the issue of illegal immigration.