Khalifa Haftar: The Libyan general with big ambitions
8 April 2019
AFP
Mr Haftar's offensive to take Tripoli came in the midst of planned talks over the delayed election
Khalifa Haftar has been part of the Libyan political scene for more than four decades, shifting from the centre to the periphery and back again as his fortunes changed.
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