U.S military drone taken down by LNA in Tripoli
On 22 November, U.S military reported having lost an unmanned drone aircraft over Tripoli. According to official reports, the drone was lost while assessing the security situation and monitoring extremist activity. On 25 November, a senior of the Libyan National Army (LNA) declared that the LNA was responsible for the destruction of the drone, which was reportedly mistaken by LNA forces for a Turkish drone. LNA officials apologized for taking down the drone and agreed to coordinate operations over Tripoli with U.S military. The complex situation in Libya, and most particularly in Tripoli over the course of the past months, has seen the growing use of technological items such as drones.