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Trump Praises Libyan General As His Troops March On Tripoli

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According to CNN, President Donald Trump spoke with Libyan general Khalifa Haftar on Monday, praising his role in fighting terrorism and securing Libya's vast oil resources. The talks came even after Haftar's troops continued their offensive against the UN and US-backed government in the Libyan capital of Tripoli.

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