- The Libyan National Army (LNA) captured the Yarmouk camp. Clashes erupted in the Khallet al Furjan area;
- Warplanes of the Western-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) struck the Watiya airbase;
- On April 8, Russia rejected a statement by the UN Security Council calling on forces of Marshal Khalifa Hafar to stop their advace on Tripoli, the French Press Agency quoted diplomatic sources as saying. Moscow insisted that the formal statement urge all Libyan forces to stop fighting, but the proposed change was opposed by the United States.
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