Libyan National Army Confronts GNA Militias on Airport Road, in Triploli

The Address | Benghazi – Libya TRIPOLI – Military sources and eyewitnesses said the front lines of Tripoli Airport Road witnessed violent clashes between the Libyan National Army (LNA) forces and the militias allied with the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA). Witnesses said that strong sounds heard at the front line of the airport…

Turkey, Qatar and the Return of ISIS to Libya

The Address | Benghazi – Libya CAIRO – Are Turkey and Qatar openly backing terrorists in Libya? And if so, why has the international community remained silent over the issue? Why hasn’t it taken serious action to address the situation and resolve the Libyan crisis once and for all? As it stands, the Libyan National…

Women, the First Victims of Conflict in Libya

The kidnapping of Seham Sergiwa, a member of Libya’s parliament last Wednesday, has raised the issue of the oppression of women in a country still facing a multidimensional crisis since 2011. Libya’s National Human Rights Commission called on the security services, the security directorate and the Benghazi prosecutor’s office to move quickly to reveal the…

The First Setbacks of the Muslim Brotherhood

Thierry Meyssan 11- The “Arab Spring” in Syria From February 4, 2011, the opening date of the Cairo meeting, the coordination of the “Arab Spring” in Syria was ensured by the Facebook Syrian Revolution 2011 account. The statement in itself was sufficient to understand that the operation would quickly overthrow the Syrian Arab Republic, as…

Prehistoric Amazons Inspire Modern Libyan Women

The symbolism of the ancient and powerful female warriors of antiquity, known as the Libyan Amazons, who predate their Greek and Asia Minor counterparts, are the contemporary inspiration for the Benghazi-based National Organization of the Amazons of Libya. In this exclusive feature on civil society organisations in Libya, Al Marsad speaks to its founder Khadija Bsekri…

The Egyptian Parliament Supports the Libyan House of Representatives

On the proposal of the Egyptian National Committee, 70 members of the Libyan House of Representatives travelled to Cairo and were received by their Egyptian counterparts. In a statement, they affirmed, – their commitment to the integrity and sovereignty of Libya; – the Libyan House of Representatives is the only democratically elected body; – their…

Tripoli Awaits a Decisive Battle

The battle ahead will end a long-standing state of suffering and open the way to a political solution that would not have been under the rule of militias, the proliferation of weapons and the dominance of the slogans of exclusion promoted by political Islam and its instruments. All eyes are on the west of Libya…

Kuwait Clamps Down on the Muslim Brotherhood

Gamal Essam El-Din Kuwaiti news agency KUNA reported on Monday that the Kuwaiti government had handed a “terrorist cell” comprising eight Egyptians linked to the Muslim Brotherhood to Egyptian authorities on Sunday evening. The move prompted Egyptian MPs and political analysts to speculate that Kuwait was on the cusp of designating the Muslim Brotherhood as…