Spokesman: Libyan Army forces caused Haftar's forces heavy losses

Spokesman: Libyan Army forces caused Haftar's forces heavy losses

November 04, 2019 - 20:46
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

Spokesman of the Libyan Army, Colonel Mohammad Qanunu

The spokesman for the Libyan Army under the command of the Presidential Council's government, Mohammed Gununu, said their forces "Volcano of Rage Operation" launched attacks on Khalifa Haftar's forces on Khallit Al-Furjan and Nahr Road frontlines, causing them heavy losses.

Gununu added on Monday in a press briefing in Tripoli that the Libyan Army forces advanced on Nahr crossroad and Athem Buildings on Khallit Al-Furjan frontline in southern Tripoli.

He added that they arrested three fighters from Haftar's forces and seized one military vehicle as Anti-Terrorism Force targeted Haftar's positions on Wadi Rabea frontline.

Heavy clashes erupted Monday on different frontlines in southern Tripoli as Haftar's forces launched indiscriminate shells on residential areas causing casualties among civilians.

One child was and another was injured as other civilians got injured due to random shelling by Haftar's forces on a house and near a clinic in Salah Al-Deen, while in Ain Zara, seven schools were closed due to continued clashes.