War in Libya
The ongoing civil war in Libya and the danger of the intervention of foreign forces to turn the war into a regional one led to one of the expected proposals, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing own local sources.
An air defense system that was available to the forces of the Government of the National Accord of Libya shot down a helicopter carrying Russian mercenaries from the private paramilitary company Wagner
The readiness to accept any decision of the Libyan government, except for the one in which Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar participates, was expressed by the plenipotentiary Minister of Defense in GNA on September 20
Anadolu claims that according to local sources, about four hundred Syrians have already arrived in Libya. It is reported that all these people are mercenaries and were trained in a special camp near the Syrian city of Kamyshly.
In Libya, the political leaderships at the head of the two factions that have fought each other in recent years are jumping. For some weeks there have been riots and popular demonstrations in Tripolitania governed by Fayea al Sarraj
Turkey and Russia have come close to a ceasefire and the Libyan political process during their recent meetings in Ankara, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in an interview with CNN Turk, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
Even with this premise, the news that the LNA has put into service Soviet-made R-17 (Scud B) ballistic missiles formerly belonging to Gaddafi's army deserves some attention.
As we wrote a few days ago, a MiG-29 fighter jet was shot down over a desert in Libya near the Sirte area. Since then, several allegations have found their way to publicity, one of which is that the Turks shot down the fighter.
The Libyan National Army , led by Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, received a repaired Soviet Dolphin-class warship under Project 1159, with the help of which it should repel possible Turkish attacks off the coast of Libya
A number of countries, including Russia, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, and the parties to the Libyan conflict supported by them, have been seen in violation of the UN embargo on arms supplies to Libya
The front-line fighter MiG-29 of the Libyan National Army was shot down over Libya, a Russian-speaking pilot was sitting in it, on September 8, the Fighterbomber channel posted a video on YouTube, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
The Italian website "Itamil Radar" confirmed that a Turkish spy aircraft Boeing E-7T No. 002-13, with a call signal TURAF27, after taking off from the Turkish air base of Konya, flew in the area between Tripoli and Misrata
According to the GNA intelligence, the transferred contingent includes fighters from "the Sudanese Janjaweed, Wagner's group, mercenaries from Syria and Yemen."
The representative of the forces of the Government of the National Accord in Libya (GNA) announced that he will continue his military operations until the liberation of all cities nationwide.
As reported by local observers via social media, the Mi-17 multi-role helicopter belonging to the rebel air force of the Libyan National Army (LNA) was captured by the forces of the Government of National Accord (GNA)
The agreement on the establishment of a Turkish naval base in the Libyan city of Misrata was signed by Turkey, Qatar and the Government of National Accord (GNA, based in Tripoli) of Libya, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing TASS.
During the proxy war, the sky over Libya was filled with Turkish and Chinese unmanned aerial vehicles, Russian MiG-29 fighters and front-line bombers Su-24, Mirage 2000 of the United Arab Emirates Air Force.
Unidentified aircraft attacked the Al-Watiya airbase, Turkey's key foothold in Libya, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing the russian news agency Izvestia. Most of Ankara's military aircraft arrive there.
The Lebanese news agency Al-Masdar News claims that the forces led by Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar carried out a series of airstrikes on the forces of the Government of National Accord yesterday, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
Engineers of the Libyan National Army (LNA) repaired and returned to service the Soviet Kvadrat air defense systems, which have already demonstrated high efficiency during the hostilities, learned BulgarianMilitary.com