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Two-way mistrust hinders Libyan rivals’ meeting in Paris

On July 25, 2017, at a serene historical site just outside Paris, French President Emmanuel Macron hosted a rare meeting between Libyan rivals, namely Gen. Khalifa Hifter, the commander of the Libyan National Army (LNA) who has the military upper hand in eastern Libya, and Fayez al-Sarraj, the head of …

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Hailing and Uncertain reactions as Libya’s Tawergha, Misrata sign reconciliation agreement

After seven years of dispute, Misrata and Tawergha signed an agreement of peaceful coexistence and reconciliation that allows displaced Tawerghans to return to their city, from which they were driven out in 2011.

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UAE is funding campaigns to select pro-Haftar candidates for Libya 2018 elections

The United Arab Emirates is putting crazy money on the table and for one goal only: funding campaigns for elections candidates in Libya who are pro-Khalifa Haftar, The New Arab reported, citing Libyan sources.

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Electoral commission reiterates readiness for upcoming elections

The General Director of the High National Elections Commission, Saeed Algusbi, confirmed that the commission is ready to hold elections in December to aid the country out of the current crisis despite all the pressures that they are going through.

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UN hails new Paris declaration of principles by Libyan rivals

The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed a new Political Declaration for Libya adopted by leading politicians and military leaders on Tuesday, pledging to “work constructively” with the world body to hold fresh elections this year.

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Rival Libyan factions agree to Dec. 10 elections

Rival Libyan factions agreed on Tuesday on a declaration that would create a political framework to pave the way for UN-backed elections in December to end the country’s seven-year-old conflict.

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