The self-styled Libyan National Army has launched an offensive against illegal armed groups on the south of the country.

 

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The self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) led by Gen. Khalifa Haftar has launched an offensive against illegal armed groups on the south of the country, local media reported Tuesday, citing a source in the LNA.

 

The operation is aimed at gaining control over the cities of Sabha and al Shatii, the Akhbar Libya news portal reported. The LNA reportedly managed to block the militants’ troops from the city of Misrata and take control over an air base.

 

 

 

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