Libya's Haftar sworn in as army chief

According to military spokesman Ahmed al-Mesmari, the Libya's Tobruk-based parliament approved a bill regulating the appointment of the country's army chief.

Libya's Haftar sworn in as army chief

World Bulletin / News Desk 

Gen. Khalifa Haftar on Monday was sworn in as army chief before Libya's Tobruk-based parliament, according to military spokesman Ahmed al-Mesmari.

On Feb.24, the Tobruk-based parliament approved a bill regulating the appointment of the country's army chief. The task of making the appointment was given to Assembly Speaker Aguila Saleh, who then tapped Haftar for the position.

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