The commander of the Operations and Control Room of Burkan Al-Ghadab (Volcano of Rage) Operation Salim Burawi has confirmed that the forces under the command of the Government of National Accord (GNA) have regained control of several positions on Yarmouk frontline in southern Tripoli after launching an attack on Khalifa Haftar’s forces in there.
In the meantime, the commander of Operations and Control Room of GNA forces Salim Burawi denied to Libya Alahrar that Haftar’s forces had controlled Al-Tikbali camp and Police Officers Faculty building in Salah Al-Deen, confirming that the GNA forces were capable of repelling any attacks by Haftar’s forces and Russian Wagner Group mercenaries in the future as they did in the last few days.
Likewise, the commander of Ain Zara frontline, Yousif Al-Ameen, said Yarmouk, Al-Khalla, and Al-Khallatat frontlines all saw heavy clashes on Friday with both medium and heavy weapons, adding that GNA forces had made some remarkable advances on several fighting axes; causing Haftar’s forces losses in fighters and military vehicles as well as weaponry.
GNA forces have announced that the targets of the military operation in the vicinity of Tarhouna were completed successfully, adding that the forces participating in the operation have returned to their positions.
Meanwhile, the Chief of General Staff of the Libyan Army under the GNA’s command, Mohammed Al-Sharif, said GNA forces were preparing for the second phase of the operation with the aim of entering the center of Tarhouna city in order to liberate it from the “armed gangs”.
GNA forces have been advancing on different frontlines over the last days after receiving orders from the field operations room and after military reinforcement arrived on frontlines in the wake of the announcement of full mobilization of forces by several cities to help GNA units defeat attacking forces that have been leading an offensive against Tripoli since April 04, according to statements by Burkan Al-Ghadab (Volcano of Rage) operation.