Archived fotofoto: Press service of the Western military district of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation / RIA Novosti
The press center of the military operation “Volcano of anger” held by the army of the national consensus government (NTC) of Libya, revealed the geography of the destruction of anti-aircraft missile and gun complexes “Carapace” of the Libyan national army (LNA) field Marshal Khalifa the Haftarot. Relevant information presented in the infographic published by the Turkish Anadolu news Agency on Twitter.
Based on this information, the LDF had lost a total of nine “Shells” mainly in the coastal zone: two of the complex was destroyed on may 17 at the airbase of al-Vatiya to the South-West of Tripoli, another on may 18 in the coastal city of Sirte. The remaining six zrpk was decommissioned 20 may — three near the town of Tarhuna, 80 km South of Tripoli, one South of Sirte and another in the al-Vishki. Included are nine of these complexes “Carapace”, captured and provedennyi the streets of Tripoli as a trophy, not specified.
“Shells” of Russian origin were delivered to the forces of the Haftarot from the UAE, indicates the Agency. According to Anadolu, the United Arab Emirates has allocated LNA some amount of from 50 zrpk, which in turn was purchased from Russia along with thousands of missiles for them totaling $ 800 million. Turkish sources also reported that the UAE has handed the army of the Haftarot helicopters, strike and reconnaissance drones and other weapons.
At the end of April, LNA, since April of last year trying to capture Tripoli, announced the acceptance of the authorities in Libya and the exit of Shirinskogo agreement, which was formed PNS. These actions have caused dissatisfaction on the part of Russia and the European Union.
On the side-led by Faiz 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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