Libya national army recaptures oil ports at Sidra and Ras Lanuf

Escalating violence intensifies row over US claims of increasing Russian influence in country
The worst fighting of Libya’s three-year civil war has erupted, with battles raging for control of Tripoli and key oil ports, raising the temperature on US claims of increasing Russian influence in the country.
In eastern Libya, the army of the national parliament, led by strongman Khalifa Haftar, has recaptured two oil ports, Sidra and Ras Lanuf, from Islamist militias that seized them this month.
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