Haftar says Moscow wants no Libyan bases and spurns U.N. arms embargo breach

Libya Herald
April 13, 2017

In a wide-ranging interview with Sputnik, LNA Commander Khalifa Haftar said there has been no discussion regarding possible future Russian military bases in Libya. However, he said he has discussed resuming arms purchases from Russia. Haftar also insisted he does not object to the principle of civilian control over the Libyan military apparatus, saying his LNA ultimately submits to HoR authority.