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UAE steps back from wars as Biden reasserts Middle East role

Taipei Times 02 Mar 2021
It welcomed in January the UN Security Council’s call for foreign forces to withdraw from Libya and declared support for a new leadership elected last month ... “There will be more potential for blowback from this administration on several files, whether in regards to Yemen or sanctions-busting in Libya.
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Russia’s Wagner mercenaries calls the shots in fight for control of Libya

The Times/The Sunday Times 27 Feb 2021
However, an estimated 2,000-strong Wagner force, spread across eastern and southern Libya and backed by fighter jets dispatched by Russia, are digging in.
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Why is Turkey starting a space programme amid a domestic crisis?

The National 23 Feb 2021
He is, of course, also friendly with Prime Minister Fayez Al Sarraj of Libya’s Government of National Accord, which Turkey has bolstered with a sizable military intervention in return for a maritime borders agreement and likely future economic deals ... Libya, Azerbaijan and beyond.
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Anywhere but here: is Erdogan's space programme a deliberate distraction?

The National 22 Feb 2021
He is, of course, also friendly with Prime Minister Fayez Al Sarraj of Libya’s Government of National Accord, which Turkey has bolstered with a sizable military intervention in return for a maritime borders agreement and likely future economic deals ... Libya, Azerbaijan and beyond.
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The Pentagon is investing in weapons that can decide when to kill, but can we ...

Stars and Stripes 19 Feb 2021
... jet, but it marked a milestone ... The British did, however, deploy this technology in Libya, when in 2011 a pair of Tornado fighter jets fired 22 Brimstones in autonomous mode at a convoy of eight Libyan military vehicles that had been shelling a town in the middle of the desert.
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UAVs and the Abraham Accords: New Horizons for Sinai Peacekeeping

The Washington Institute 13 Jan 2021
In February 2020, the Pentagon leadership raised the possibility of terminating U.S ... Why Drones? ... namely, eight U.S. Army UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters, one U.S ... In strategic terms, Egypt has already demonstrated its regional approach to collaborative security by providing base access for Emirati jets used to strike their common rivals in Libya ... .
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New papers show Britain described US plan for 1990s Libya sanctions as ‘mad’

The National 30 Dec 2020
The UN had from 1992 imposed sanctions on Libya after the downing of Pan Am jet 103 over the Scottish town of Lockerbie, which killed 259 people, but the US was concerned about widespread breaches. President Bill Clinton wanted tighter UN measures to head off congressional efforts to add Libya to a sanctions bill that primarily targeted Iran.
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Kenangan Bertemu Gaddafi 33 Tahun Lalu

Malaysian National News Agency 28 Dec 2020
Dalam atur cara rasmi, pertemuan dengan Gaddafi tidak disenaraikan semasa kami berada di Libya ... Jet-jet pejuang dan kapal terbang domestik Libya juga dilarang untuk terbang, walaupun dalam negara sendiri kerana Amerika Syarikat menempatkan beberapa kapal perang di Laut Maditerranean berhampiran negara itu.
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Egypt's Sisi arrives in France for controversial visit

Manila Standard Today 07 Dec 2020
No major deals are expected to be signed during the trip but Egypt is a major weapons client of French companies, in the past buying fighter jets and warships. The situation in Libya, where efforts are underway to agree a lasting peace after years of conflict, is also expected to feature prominently ... .
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UAE to turn elsewhere if Washington refuses to supply weapons it needs: Envoy

Press TV 04 Dec 2020
“In Libya, the UAE is in violation of the international arms embargo ... At the very least, we should receive clear, unbreakable assurances that the UAE’s conduct in Libya and Yemen will change ... UAE dispatched mercenaries to help rebels in Libya ... in the Saudi war on Yemen and Libya.
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Dozens of human rights groups denounce US arms sales to UAE

Press TV 01 Dec 2020
The groups signed a letter opposing the sale of $23 billion worth of missiles, fighter jets and drones, raising concern about the UAE’s role in Saudi devastating war on Yemen and Libya conflict ... The US-UAE arms deal includes F-35 fighter jets, Reaper drones, air-to-air and air-to-ground missiles and more than 14,000 bombs.
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Service at sea enabled submarine sailor to rise up, reach for the stars

Williamson Herald 06 Nov 2020
That drive led him to work hard and reach high ... In the summer of 1980, he was a junior officer on the aircraft carrier USS Saratoga, where he cruised the Mediterranean Sea during “the first of many challenges with Libya.” That summer he experienced scrambling Phantom A-6 jets and operating in alert situations ... “I decided on the submarine force ... ....
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Putin tells Erdogan of concern over Syrian fighters in Nagorno-Karabakh

The National 28 Oct 2020
Mr Putin and Mr Erdogan also discussed Syria and Libya during the phone call, the Kremlin added, just days after Russian jets killed Syrian rebel faction Faylaq Al Sham, a key proxy ally of Ankara in Idlib ... Syrian fighters have told The National ... “The military jets strike us hard. We lost so many guys, I couldn’t count how many ... Read More ... .
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