Following the release of satellite images of the presence of Russian fighter jets at the airport under the control of General Haftar in Libya, a new media controversy over Libya has begun.
Latest news from the Libya’s frontlines
ISWNews Analysis Group: Despite the LNA claim about its 3 kilometers withdrawal from the Tripoli fronts, the LNA forces have had heavy failures and have extensively withdrew from Tripoli various fronts.
ISWNews Analysis Group: In the past few hours, the Libyan National Army (LNA) and the Government of National Accord (GNA) forces have shot down several UAVs of each other.
ISWNews Analysis Group: Recently, a number of Russian-made fighter jets were spotted at al-Jufrah airbase, which is controlled by the Libyan National Army (LNA) under the command of General Haftar.
ISWNews Analysis Group: According to GNA, the drones of these forces succeeded in destroying two other Pantsir-S1 defense systems of the LNA in the areas of Tarhunah and al-Washka.
Al-Watiyah airbase plays an important role in the air support of the Libyan National Army (LNA), led by General Haftar in northwestern Libya, especially in the battles of Tripoli; and obviously, with the capture of this base by the Government of National Accord (GNA), the balance of power in northwestern Libya will change significantly in favor of the GNA.
ISWNews Analysis Group: Following the clashes between the Government of National Accord (GNA) and the Libyan National Army (LNA), the important al-Watiyah airbase and al-Aqrabiya town in northwestern Libya, was captured by the GNA forces.
ISWNews Analysis Group: The Government of National Accord (GNA) drone bombed the al-Watiyah airbase, eliminating the Pantsir-S1 system deployed in the area.