By Vanessa Tomassini.
This interview originally appeared on the Italian “Strumenti Politici“.
Tunis – Zawiya, 18 January 2021 – Western Libya remains of fundamental interest for European governments, and in particular for Italy. Following the failure of the offensive launched by General Khalifa Haftar on 4 April 2019, the area remains in constant turmoil. In early January, Interior Minister in the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA), Fathi Bashagha, announced an imminent major offensive by his Turkish-backed Libyan government forces in the west of the country to kill militants and target human traffickers, and called on the United States to assist.
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