Russia continues to supply arms in Libya

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Monday called for an immediate cease-fire to end the almost decadelong Libyan civil war and said Moscow sought for the conflict to be resolved through dialogue. Though Russia has been calling for dialogue, a new U.N. report brought to light last week that Moscow’s support for Libya’s putschist general had […]

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Russia continues positioning military equipment in Libya via PMC Wagner

U.S. Africa Command has mounting evidence that Russia, through the Wagner Group, continues to position military equipment in Libya capable of conducting kinetic operations there. Overhead imagery shows Wagner forces and equipment on the front lines of the Libyan conflict in Sirte, AFRICOM’s official website report. “Russia continues to play an unhelpful role in Libya […]

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Russian Wagner Group complicating Libyan ceasefire efforts

The United States military command in Africa has accused the Kremlin-connected military contractor Wagner Group of violating a United Nations arms embargo and endangering the lives of innocent Libyans by laying land mines and improvised explosive devices in and around Tripoli. U.S. Africa Command said in a statement on July 15 that it had “verified […]

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More victims of Russian mines in Libya

Three members of a family in Libya suffered injuries Tuesday when a landmine planted by Russian mercenaries\Haftar forces exploded.The blast occurred in the south of the capital Tripoli, according to a statement from Health Ministry officials. Two volunteers from two different non-governmental organizations who were carrying out demining activities in the region died due to […]

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Daesh/ISIS militants among Russian mercenaries in Libya

Libyan forces have dismantled a Daesh/ISIS cell in Az-Zawiyah city, west of the capital Tripoli, according to the Interior Ministry on Monday. A ministry statement said the cell was planning “to carry out terrorist attacks and plots to harm security and stability and spread chaos in the country”. Earlier, on Monday, local Syrian sources said […]

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Macron Plans To Raise Ukraine, Other Security Matters In Video Talk With Putin

Today, on June 26, French President Emmanuel Macron will hold a videoconference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The coronavirus pandemic and security issues, including the situation in Ukraine, are on the agenda. The situations in Syria, Iran, and Libya will also be raised as well as “cooperation in the fields of health and the environment,” […]

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Bloody trail of Russian military in Libya

It’s long been proven that since 2016 Russian military and mercenaries of the Wagner private military company have been taking part in the civil war in Libya, ongoing since 2011. Although Moscow has officially rejected allegations of its involvement, there is sufficient evidence backing reports on Russian military actively fighting on Libyan soil. During this […]

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