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Libya’s Haftar and the Fezzan: One year on

13 January 2020 - 13:51

Since early 2019, Libya’s eastern-based military commander Khalifa Haftar has exerted significant efforts to position his self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) as the territorially-dominant force across the country’s western half.

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