Buoyed by their recent military victories in western Libya, GNA forces have launched an offensive to capture other opposition strongholds [Stringer/EPA]
The European Union’s top diplomat has urged all parties in the conflict in Libya to immediately stop all military operations and engage constructively in peace negotiations.
As Turkish drones helped drive eastern Libyan forces back from Tripoli this month, Russia was said to be reinforcing the forces with warplanes, raising the stakes in a civil war that has partitioned the north African country.
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