Libya's UN-Backed Govt Pulls Out of Peace Talks After Port Attack

The UN-backed government in Libya has suspended peace talks in Geneva, following an attack on a strategic port in Tripoli. The attack came as senior officers from the army and the main rebel forces were starting their second round of UN-brokered peace talks in Switzerland.

Ghassan Salamé, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Support MIssion in Libya, briefs the press at the meeting of the 5+5 Libyan Joint Commission in Geneva in February 2020.

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