In doing so, Russia is cementing itself as an immovable pillar in Libya. Russia’s decision to send its air force into Libya is an attempt to do the same in Libya. However, because of Russia’s power in Libya, the only way Europe will rid Libya of Russian influence is through an agreement. As the situation stands in Libya, Iran has thrown its support behind the local Islamic militias in Tripoli and Misrata. Given Russia’s current military presence in Libya, as a result of a temporary alliance or agreement, Russia must turn a blind eye to Germany’s conquest.
Source: Libya Today June 02, 2020 11:05 UTC