The Libyan National Army (LNA) has announced it is close to capturing the Ras Ajdir border crossing from the Government of National Accord (GNA), the last remaining border crossing outside the army’s control.
The two warring factions of Libya, the GNA and LNA, have agreed to a ceasefire agreement earlier last week, with plans for it to start on Saturday night. However, the ceasefire has since been violated, with both sides blaming each other.
Libya’s Government of National Accord (GNA) approved the implementation of a military deal with Turkey Erdogan said on December 10th that Ankara was ready to send troops to Libya to support the GNA. However, the forces of Khalifa Haftar threatened that they would target the Turkish forces entering Libya.
Less than a week after the Government of National Accord (GNA) announced its plans to resume flights at the Mitiga Airport in Tripoli, the Libyan National Army (LNA) launched an airstrike on the military section of the airport.
The humanitarian situation continues to deteriorate in Libya's capital, Tripoli, due to the armed conflict that started in April between the Libyan National Army (LNA) and the Government of National Accord (GNA).
According to several reports, the Libyan National Army (LNA) has set its eyes on advancing into the Salah al-Deen area in Tripoli, amidst widespread condemnation for the worsening humanitarian conditions.