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Germany warns of Libya becoming ‘second Syria’ as GNA meets with EU

Germany warned of Libya becoming a “second Syria” as EU leaders met the head of the North African country’s Government of National Accord (GNA) yesterday. The warning came from German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, who told reporters that, “We want to prevent Libya from becoming the scene of a proxy …

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Putin, Erdogan demand cease-fire in Libya

Ankara and Moscow have called on the warring parties in Libya to reach a cease-fire agreement by midnight Jan. 12. The call, made in a joint statement by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin, is a clear signal that neither power wants to lurch into confrontation …

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Turkey’s envoy to Libya: Turkish troops will be tasked with “deterring the aggressors”

The Turkish envoy to Libya, Emrullah Işler, said his country’s troops will be sent to Libya to be a deterrence to aggressors, adding that any attacks on Turkish troops will be dealt with force.

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How to Stop Libya’s Collapse

More robust U.S. diplomacy is urgently needed in Libya, not just to halt Haftar’s destructive campaign but to salvage U.S. credibility in a region marked by multipolarity and increasing defiance of the West.

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