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Ending Libya’s Civil War: Reconciling Politics, Rebuilding Security

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More than three years after the fall of strongman Muammar Qaddafi, Libya is in the midst of a bitter civil war rooted in a balance of weakness between the country’s political factions and armed groups. With a domestic landscape torn apart by competing claims to power and with interference from regional actors serving to entrench divides, restoring stability in Libya and building a unified security structure will be difficult if not impossible without broad-based political reconciliation.

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Article by Frederic Wehrey, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

This article was originally published here.

 

 

 

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