Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Libya Updates - November 19 , 2014 - Focus on Security situation and internal struggles....

Evening Tweets...

Al-Umma newspaper editor Amara Khatabi sentenced to 5 years & deprived of his civil rights & a fine of 250K LD

This comes after the newspaper published a list of judges accused of corruption

Morning Tweets......

The -n National Army forms four new military zones: 1 - South 2 - Central (Sirte - Ajdabiya) 3 - al-Watya Airbase 4 - Bani-Walid.

RPT: fighters in are part of the so-called Dawn militia coalition led by Saladin Badi

Army engages Ansar Sharia in clashes today in Benghazi's Omer BenAas District.

Libyan ministers travel to Cairo for help rebuilding state institutions

Benghazi truce fails as fighting rages across the city

France 24 closes Tripoli bureau after threats

Number of internally displaced in Libya nears 400,000