Gharyan


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Gharyan

(gäryän`) or

Garian

(gärēăn`), town, NW Libya, connected by rail and highway with nearby Tripoli. Many of the inhabitants live in a centuries-old subterranean town. A modern settlement was built (20th cent.) above ground by the Italians as a garrison.
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The artillery shelling of residential neighbourhoods in the cities of Gharyan and Zawiya are also a tragic reminder of the heavy toll borne by the Libyan people in this conflict.
Al-Toumi said the army was surrounding Gharyan area in the West Mountain, and was ready to storm it to liberate it from militants.
Kahramaa has also increased the capacities of several substations including Wajba Super 400 kv, Lusail LDS2 400 kv, Qatar University North 132 /11 kv, and Gharyan Genyhat Super 220 / 132 /11 kv.
Miftah Shinkara, head of the military council of the town of Gharyan, south of Tripoli, also said another air strike had hit a female student's home.
They say warplanes from Egypt and the United Arab Emirates attacked Fajr Libya positions in Tripoli in August and Gharyan in the west in September, and also accuse them of arming their rivals.
Libya has witnessed a drastic escalation of violence after the 2011 turmoil, the Islamist State militants and pro-secular militia have been vying for cities and towns for months, and ongoing conflict near Tripoli, Benghazi and Gharyan.
For months, the Islamist militants and pro-secular militia have been vying for cities and towns across the country, and fighting still flares near Tripoli, Benghazi and Gharyan.
Le conflit fait rage a Tripoli, mais touche egalement d'autres grandes villes comme Benghazi, Gharyan et Zaouia.
On Tuesday Souk Al Juma, the brigade from the eastern area of Tripoli, handed over its military bases in the capital, and the local council of Libyan cities of Gharyan and Jado, both in southwest of Tripoli, also announced the withdrawal of its rebels.
The Amnesty report says that its researchers have met "scores" of torture victims in Tripoli, Zawiya, Gharyan, Misrata, and Sirte in January and February, and they have reported a range of torture methods used against them that were once standard in Qaddafi's own prison system.
Militiamen from the town of Gharyan reportedly sought to attest suspected Gadhafi loyalists supposedly being protected by a militia from the nearby village of Al-Arabia.
The battles have pitted fighters from the town of Gharyan, 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of Tripoli, against a militia from al-Asabia, about 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the southwest, said Ashraf al-Aswad of the Gharyan hospital.