July 2019

US, Britain, Italy, France, Egypt, UAE call for immediate ceasefire in Libya

July 16, 2019 - 21:24
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Written By: AbdullahBenIbrahim

The governments of the United States, Britain, Italy, France, Egypt, and the United Arab Emirates have called for a return to the UN-led peace process and an immediate end of hostilities in Tripoli.

In a joint statement, the six countries “expressed concern” about ongoing hostilities in Tripoli, call for an immediate de-escalation and halt to the current fighting, and urge the prompt return to the UN-mediated political process. 

“There can be no military solution in Libya.” The statement reads.