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Misrata militias ordered to leave Libyan capital following US military training proposal

neighbors and the international community. Militia forces from Misrata have been ordered to leave ... that the militias responsible for the attacks, most of whom hail from the town of Misrata, have been ordered ... with US military plans to train Libyan troops, andreports that militias responsible for last week's ...

18/11/2013 - 11:07 - comment 0

Libya: Haftar's forces confirm air strikes on militias in Tripoli

that they “have conducted airstrikes” on some locations “belonging to Misrata militias." The militias ... The legislative body also voted to dissolve rival militias, giving them an ultimatum to join the military ... officially confirmed on Monday that they “have conducted airstrikes” on some locations “belonging to Misrata ...

19/08/2014 - 12:39 - comment 0

Misrata: Libya's 'entrepreneurial phoenix'?

espite being on the brink of ruin, Misrata has become ... begins to open up economically to the world.   Driving into Misrata, along ... of the revolution, dominates the skyline. It is well acknowledged throughout Libya, that the town of Misrata ...

14/09/2014 - 14:26 - comment 0

Libyan militias break airport ceasefire

from the Misrata militia attempted to oust Zintan forces from Tripoli’s airport. Misrata and Zintan ... Militias in Libya's Tripoli resumed ... by the mayor of Libya’s capital and the leaders of militias involved was broken Sunday as Islamist militias ...

20/07/2014 - 08:13 - comment 0

Libya's Tripoli residents declare strike Sunday in protest of militia violence

Libya's state news agency LANA also reported Sunday that the Misrata militia, who is accused of killing ... the capital and allow the government, the police and the army to work." The Misrata militia ... to protest the past weekend's fatal militia violence, and government officials are calling on all ...

17/11/2013 - 14:07 - comment 0

More troops arrive to Libya capital to drive out militias

Valley, when members of the Misrata militia fired on a Tripoli-based militia that was demanding ... capital to drive out militias who have been given 72 hours as of Monday to leave the city. ... the prime minister, told the Associated Press that as the military deployed, militias from the western ...

19/11/2013 - 08:30 - comment 0

Libya militias agree to ceasefire at Tripoli airport

the Misrata militia, who have been trying to oust Zintan from controlling the airport, also confirmed ... areas.  Misrata and Zintan represent two of many ex-rebel armed militias who helped to oust Moammar ... of Libya's capital, as well as the leaders of the militias involved in the fighting, said that they had all ...

20/07/2014 - 07:28 - comment 0

Libya to clear Tripoli of militia groups

the Associated Press reported. The Misrata militia, which was at the heart of the weekend violence in which 46 ... militias operating outside its control from the capital Libya has announced on Tuesday plans to clear the capital Tripoli of militia groups operating outside its control, following ...

19/11/2013 - 18:36 - comment 0

Militia infighting continues in Libya's Tripoli

Clashes between rival militias in Libya's capital ... Clashes resumed on Sunday between rival militias over the control of the main international airport in the country. The militias from the town of Zintan, who have controlled the airport since the overthrow ...

11/08/2014 - 07:42 - comment 0

Libyan militias claim control of capital

militia, largely from Misrata, and the powerful militia from the western mountains of Zintan. The fight ... Libya's Islamist militias said Sunday that they have consolidated their hold on Tripoli. Libya’s Islamist militias said ...

25/08/2014 - 07:50 - comment 0