Confrontations occurred in Warshaffana between the pro - Government of National Accord (GNA) armed coalition and Warshaffana militias during the course of the week. Meanwhile, the search continued in South Libya for the foreign workers abducted last week, but with no results.
The past week was marked by the apparent failure of the negotiations between House of Representatives (HoR) and Government of National Accord (GNA) representatives on amendments to the Libyan Political Agreement (LPA) as the two parties were unable to reach a compromise on the contentious issues of the LPA. Meanwhile, other reports suggested that Saif Al-Islam may be preparing a political comeback.
This week was marked by a suicide bomb attack carried out by fighters affiliated with the Islamic State (IS), targeting the Misrata courthouse. Meanwhile, new disruptions were reported at Sharara oilfield as a youth group from Southern Libya blocked the roads leading to the oilfield to protest the worsening of living conditions in Southern Libya.