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The US can transfer military equipment to Libya for the sake of achieving their interests. It is reported RIA Novosti citing a Russian diplomatic source.
He said that American military transport aircraft regularly fly with the German base Ramstein in Tripoli and Misurata in the West of the country. According to the source, Washington is trying to push the parties to the Libyan conflict by the continuation of hostilities.
The interlocutor of RIA Novosti news Agency suspects that the goods that the American side throws in the West of Libya, military in nature. Their distribution is likely to be handled by a special unit of the African command of the US Armed forces (USAFRICOM), which is located near the border with Tunisia.
June 17, USAFRICOM, said that on the side of the Libyan national army (LNA) field Marshal Khalifa the Haftarot are fighting two thousand fighters of private military companies (PMCs) Wagner. They allegedly took part in all military operations during the 14-month-long offensive on Tripoli.
PMC Wagner — unofficial armed groups, which is associated with the Petersburg businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin. It is believed that his mercenaries provided security in several African countries. According to some reports, they also took part in the fighting in the Donbass, Syria and was heading to Sudan to support President Omar al-Bashir.
In 2011, the Libyan civil war broke out. Was overthrown and killed Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, who ruled the country since 1969. Currently in Libya there is a situation of dual power: on the East in the city of Tobruk, seat of the Parliament, headed by field Marshal Khalifa the Haftarot, in the West in Tripoli — the national consensus government.
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