Map Update: Military Situation In Libya’s Tripoli On May 22, 2019


The Libyan National Army (LNA) and forces of the Government of National Accord (GNA) continue their standoff south of Tripoli.

  • Clashes continue in the Naqilah military camp area, north of Tripoli Airport.
  • Clashes continue in the Ain Zara area.
  • Ghassan Salame, head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) to the UNSC: “The damage done to Libya will already take “years to mend” but unless fighting around the capital Tripoli stops, the country risks “descending into a civil war which could lead to the permanent division of the country”.
  • The GNA claimed that its Air Force had targeted an aircraft transporting munitions belonging to the LNA south of Gharyan.
Map Update: Military Situation In Libya's Tripoli On May 22, 2019

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