The Address | Benghazi – Libya
BENGHAZI – Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, General Commander of the Libyan National Army (LNA), was chosen to be nominated among 25 influential Arab figures, presidents, kings and officials in an opinion poll released by Russian T.V. channel RT on ‘Person of the Year’.
Field Marshal Haftar was selected among the leading figures of the Arab region despite the absence of any political position at the moment, indicating the importance of his pivotal role in influencing the Libyan, Arab and international scene.
The poll, which ends on December 31, includes Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz, Jordanian King Abdullah II, Moroccan King Mohammed VI, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi, Syrian President Bashar Al Assad, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and Oman’s Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said, among other figures.