US pulls forces from Libya

Published: April 8, 2019

The US military on Sunday relocated many of its troops from Libya. The fighting in Libya has increased. But the US has temporarily relocate the forces from Libya in the midst.

The troops protect the diplomatic facilitates in the country. In 2012, the US diplomatic compound was attacked in Libya killing 4 Americans including the Ambassador.

The current government in Libya is backed by the UN. The crisis is Libya is due to the Islamic State and Al Qaeda. The rivalries say that they have captured the Tripoli airport. The airport was not functional since 2014.

Officials fear another deadly was like the one in 2011 civil was that toppled the long timr dictator Moammar Dadhafi. Since then, there has been unrest in the country. The US has opposed to the entire military offensive by the Khalifa Haftar’s forces and urges immediate halt to the military operations.

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