Rival Libyan Leaders to Hold Peace Talks
|01/13/2020||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The leaders of Libya’s rival governments are due to meet Monday in Moscow for peace talks.
Russia’s foreign ministry said both Fayez al-Sarraj, the head of the U.N.-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), and Khalifa Haftar, who commands the Libyan National Army (LNA), would take part in the meeting.
Russian and Turkish officials are also participating in the push for peace in Libya, which has struggled with instability since the death of longtime leader Moammar Gadhafi.
The situation has grown more contentious in recent months as Haftar launched an offensive aimed at capturing Tripoli.
A cease-fire went into effect Sunday after Russian President Vladimir read more >>>