Khalifa Of Haftarot: Philippe Wojazer / Reuters
The rate of foreign States in the field Marshal Khalifa the Haftarot in the conflict in Libya has failed, according to the expert of the Russian Council on international Affairs Anton Mardas. This opinion he expressed in an interview with owned by Grigory Berezkin RBC.
According to him, the Haftarot are not able to finish what I started back in April of last year, the offensive on Tripoli, take control of the Libyan oil industry and to win over allies opposing him in the national consensus government (NTC), headed by Faiz by Sarraj. As a result, in the country there was a stalemate, stated the expert.
On the side led by Sarraj of the national consensus government are Turkey, Italy and most Western countries, controlled by the Haftarot forces to support Egypt and Saudi Arabia, is also its unofficial allies are France and the UAE. Russia is regularly credited with the support of field Marshal, but the Kremlin said that as in contact with the Haftarot and the PNS. However, it is known that the Haftarot in 2018 was in Moscow for talks with defence Minister Sergei Shoigu and chief of General staff Valery Gerasimov; the meeting was attended by St. Petersburg businessman Evgeny Prigozhin, who is associated with the so-called private military company Wagner, whose soldiers allegedly fought on the side of the army of field Marshal before the start of the offensive on Tripoli. President Putin in turn said that if Libya is the Russian citizens, they do not represent the interests of the Russian Federation and do not receive government funding.
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