Libya/April 15, 2019/Abdulkader Assad /No Comment/141 views /Libya Libya’s Haftar meets with Egypt’s el Sisi as war rages on in Tripolishare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Haftar meets el Sisi in Cairo. [Photo: Internet] Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday met in Cairo with Khalifa Haftar, the commander of eastern-based Libyan forces, who is under international pressure to halt an advance on the capital Tripoli. Egypt has close ties with Haftar, whose Libyan National Army (LNA) controls the east and swept through the mainly desert south earlier this year before moving to Tripoli ten days ago in a major escalation of conflict. ALSO READ Three kidnapped African nationals freed in Libya's TripoliA statement from Sisi’s office did not mention Haftar’s offensive directly but “confirmed Egypt’s support for efforts to combat terrorism and extremist groups and militias in order to achieve security and stability for the Libyan citizen”. The presidency released photos showing Haftar, dressed in a blue suit, sitting with Sisi and his head of intelligence Abbas Kamel. ALSO READ Libya's parallel government sold $23 billion worth of bonds to cover employees' salaries <!-- About the author and notice --> <!-- END About the author --> <!-- Ads --> <div class="post-ad"> <img src="https://6krin77j54lxjfsk-zippykid.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/azara4-28.jpg" title="" alt="Azara Media" /> </div> <!-- END ads --> <!-- Social Share buttons START--> <!-- Social Share buttons END --> <hr /><!-- Comments privacy --> <!-- END comments privacy --> Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:Libya share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous article160 illegal immigrants repatriated from Libya by IOMnext articleMeet the Ghanaian woman born with 2 Vaginas and 2 Wombs as she opens up on her conditionÂ Related Posts463 shares Libya/April 18, 2019 /No Comment Libyan Military Prosecutor issues arrest warrant of Haftar459 shares Libya/April 18, 2019 /No Comment 205 killed, 25.000 dispalced so far in Tripoli WarUN envoy to Libya condemns indiscriminate shelling on Tripoli residential areasTunisia detains French and European armed experts trying to cross border from LibyaUK drafts resolution at UN Security Council for immediate ceasefire in TripoliGermany calls for end of Tripoli offensiveAl-Sirraj to Sky News: Over 800.000 migrants could cross from Libya to Europe because of warHealth Ministry: 76 killed and 475 injured in Haftar’s war on Tripoli so farUN delegate to Libya: Haftar seems to be running a coup not counterterrorism fighting in Tripoli160 illegal immigrants repatriated from Libya by IOM Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.