LNA “announces Naval Blockade of Western Libya”

By John Lee.

Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National Army (LNA) has reportedly announced that it will impose a naval blockade on ports in western Libya to prevent any more shipments of military equipment reaching forces aligned with the internationally-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), based in Tripoli.

According to Jane’s Defence Weekly, the move was announced by LNA naval commander Faraj al-Mahdawi in a televised press briefing on 20 May.

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(Source: Jane’s Defence Weekly)

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