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Libya.. Al-Wefaq government announces the downing of an Emirati plane belonging to Haftar east of Misurata

Libya.. Al-Wefaq government announces the downing of an Emirati plane belonging to Haftar east of Misurata

Operation Volcano of Rage, affiliated with the Government of National Accord in Libya, announced that its air defenses had shot down an Emirati drone that was providing support to the forces of retired Major General Khalifa Haftar, east of the city of Misurata.

The home page on Facebook published a video of the crash of the plane in the “Al-Karareem” area. In addition to a group of photos said to be “of the inspection and assembly team of the wreckage of the Emirates plane.”

And just hours after the drone was shot down, Militants loyal to Haftar fired mortar shells at Al-Hadba Al-Badri area, south of Tripoli, killing at least two children and wounding others. According to the Ministry of Health of the Government of National Accord.

The Presidential Council of the Government of National Accord had accused what it described as the aggressor militias of continuing to violate the truce. directing its missiles towards residential neighborhoods, Referring at the same time to the attack launched by Haftar’s forces yesterday on the Abu Qurain area, southeast of the city of Misurata, Which was repelled by the forces of the Government of National Accord.

He also held the truce sponsors responsible for Haftar’s failure to adhere to it. Describing him as the aggressor party who has no covenant, He indicated that he will have to review his participation in any upcoming dialogues in light of the continuing violations.

condemnation of violations
politically, Stephane Dujarric, spokesman for the Secretary-General of the United Nations – on the authority of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya – conveyed its condemnation of the continued violations of the arms embargo imposed on this country.

Dujarric said that the mission had reported the occurrence of these violations in eastern and western Libya during the past ten days, That is, after the Berlin conference.

The UN mission said that during the past ten days, many shipments and other flights were seen landing at Libyan airports in the western and eastern part of the country. This provides the parties with advanced weapons, armor, advisers and fighters.

In the context, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Haftar and what he described as mercenaries who stand with him are supported by external parties, led by the Abu Dhabi government.

Erdogan added that the Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord, Fayez Al-Sarraj, is an internationally recognized leader, “As for Haftar, he is a putschist who heads a group of mercenaries who are supported by foreign parties,” stressing the presence of Turkish military groups in Libya for the purpose of training and by a decision of Parliament.

He stressed – in a press statement on board the plane, On his way from Algeria to Gambia, Al-Sarraj passed a successful exam in Moscow, And sided with the agreement in Berlin. As for the other side, it has constantly evaded all paths aimed at finding a political solution to the crisis.

Ahmed Al-Mismari, a spokesman for Haftar’s forces, had confirmed that “the solution in Libya is not political. Rather, it comes with fighting and war against terrorists,” he said.

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