The Egyptian Parliament gave to the head of state Abdel Fattah al-Sisi the right to use armed force in Libya — Cairo supports the General Haftarot, whose army controls Eastern part of the country. In response, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan intensified assistance to the Government of national consensus Faiza Saraga in Tripoli. Brewing Turkish-Egyptian clash. Who will be able to reconcile the parties of the confrontation, understood to RIA Novosti.
General Khalifa Haftar and his Libyan national army (LNA) hold the towns of Sirte and al-Dzhufra where is located oil terminals, through which Europe takes the main export commodity of Libya — hydrocarbons. The national consensus government (NTC), headed by Faiz by Sarraj made an unsuccessful attempt to knock out power LNA. The situation changed after the intervention of Turkey.
Russia should "get out of the Middle East", because historically Americans have been in the region of the main support, confident in the state Department. Moscow, according to Washington, only stopping to rebuild Iraq, Syria and Libya. Do you have a clear White house strategy in the middle East and what the administration of Donald trump claims to the actions of Russia, understood to RIA Novosti.
"To keep the Russians away from the Middle East is the cornerstone of American politics. We follow this principle for the last forty five years. Now Russia is playing a destructive role in the region. We directly declare that she needs to get out of there," said assistant Secretary David Schenker during a video conference at the Middle East Institute in Washington.