US General: Russian military links with Haftar's forces undeniable

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US General: Russian military links with Haftar's forces undeniable

March 25, 2017 - 14:49
Written by: AbdulkaderAssad

The head of U.S. forces in Africa, General Thomas Waldhauser, told reporters on Friday there was an "undeniable" link between Russia and the commander of eastern forces, Khalifa Haftar.

Gen. Waldhauser added that there are Russians on the ground in the area," adding that Russia's attempts to influence Libya were concerning to the US.