On the Presidential Council’s Elite Guard

Libya 24 English

The Presidency Council, headed by Faiez Serraj, has announced the establishment of a Presidential Guard to ensure its safety and act as an elite military force to protect sovereign institutions such as the Central Bank of Libya. It will also have a wider remit to secure other public institutions and utilities including airports, ports and even electricity lines.

Please refer to these articles for background:
Presidential Council Militias Conducting Assassination Campaign Against Libyan Army Officers in Tripoli
Details of the Presidential Council’s Assassination Campaign Against Libyan Army Officers in Tripoli
Presidential Council Aims to Destroy the Supremacy and Leadership of the Libyan National Army in Sirte

‘Presidential Guard’ Place Extremist Militias in Power to Destroy the Libyan National Army