Jun 04, 2020 18:06 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Jul 11, 2020 22:01 Asia/Tehran]

The Government of National Accord (GNA) military operations room said in a statement on Thursday that after a series of victories against Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar, its forces captured all areas surrounding the city of Tripoli administrative area.

Iran PressAfrica: The announcement comes after a year-long siege by forces of the leader of the self-recognized Libyan National Army, Khalifa Haftar.

Forces fighting for Libya's internationally recognized government said they regained full control over Tripoli after being besieged for more than a year by militias loyal to the warlord, Khalifa Haftar.

The Government of National Accord (GNA) military operations room said in a statement on Thursday its forces captured all areas surrounding the city of Tripoli administrative area. 207/214

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