LNA Spox declines to comment on GNA takeover of Al-Watiya base

Alwasat - Cairo Tue 19 May 2020, 04:09 AM
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Libyan National Army (LNA) General Command spokeman, Major General Ahmed Al-Mismari, declined to comment on the Government of National Accord's (GNA) statements that they have taken control of the Al-Watiya military base.

Al-Mismari only statement on the issue was, "everything that was reported was fabricated."

Earlier on Monday, Presidential Council leader, Fayez Al-Sarraj, announced that GNA forces had taken control of Al-Watiya base (140 km southwest of Tripoli).

He said in a statement, "We proudly announce the liberation of the Al-Watiya military base," to join the "liberated cities" on the west coast.

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