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Deputy defense Minister of the national consensus government (NTC) of Libya, Selahattin Abdullah an-Nemrous said that the liberation of the city Girijana from illegal armed groups last year marked the beginning of the end of field Marshal Khalifa the Haftarot. It is reported by the Anadolu Agency in his Telegram channel.
Nemrous called a turning point in the liberation of the city from the point of view of the protection of Tripoli and other cities in the West of Libya. He thanked the residents Girijana because they refused to surrender the settlement fighters of the Libyan national army (LNA) Haftarot.
“Release Girana was the beginning of the end of military defeat for the Haftarot,” — said the Deputy Minister. According to him, this victory showed “the true face of the States” that support the field Marshal. “They realized they lost by a war criminal,” added SEMRush.
Giran was released from the LDF army of the NTC on 26 June last year. The city served as the operational headquarters, where it was planned the attack on Tripoli.
Earlier it became known about the beginning of the excavation of mass graves, which, according to the NTC of Libya, left the mercenaries of the army of Haftarot.
After the overthrow and death in 2011 of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi in Libya of dual power in the form of an internationally recognized the NTC and the interim Parliament for the East of the country, supported by the LDF led by field Marshal Khalifa the Haftarot, whose troops since April last year are on the offensive on Tripoli to overthrow the NTC, but they failed.
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