US and German voice concern over growing activities of mercenaries in Libya

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US and German voice concern over growing activities of mercenaries in Libya

December 22, 2019 - 11:54
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The American and German foreign ministers have expressed concern about violations of the arms embargo imposed on Libya and the growing involvement of mercenaries in the fighting in the country.

This came in a statement issued Friday by US State Department spokeswoman, Morgan Ortagus who explained that the US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo discussed in a telephone conversation with his German counterpart, Heikou Maas the international support for the UN envoy Ghassan Salame in his mission to achieve a cease-fire in Libya and return to the political process.