Anti – 8 September 2014

Sep 8, 2014 | Libyan actors

Violence has continued in Benghazi where General Khalifa Haftar and those Islamist forces fighting under the umbrella of the Benghazi Revolutionaries Shura Council are locked into a seemingly intractable battle to control Benina Airport. However, the Islamists still very much have the upper hand. And it appears that Haftar’s strategy of relying on Emirati planes and crying out for international help has almost completely backfired.