EU to deploy new military mission to enforce Libya arms embargo

By |februar 17th, 2020|Berlin Libya Conference, foreign affairs council, Heiko Maas, Josep Borrell, Libya, News, UN arms embargo|

EU foreign ministers agreed on Monday (17 February), after Austria lifted its veto, to deploy a combined aerial and naval mission, with a terrestrial component, and enforce a porous UN arms embargo in and around war-torn Libya.

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In Munich, diplomats reaffirm push for peace in Libya

By |februar 16th, 2020|Berlin Libya Conference, Germany, Heiko Maas, Libya, MSC2020, Munich security conference, News, UN arms embargo, United Nations|

A month after the Berlin Libya conference, participants at follow-up talks on Sunday (16 February) reaffirmed their commitment to secure the ceasefire. Meanwhile, Europeans discuss how to monitor the UN arms embargo against the war-torn North African c...

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UN Security Council calls for ‘lasting ceasefire’ in Libya

By |februar 13th, 2020|António Guterres, Berlin Libya Conference, Khalifa Haftar, Libya, News, Russia, United Nations Security Council|

The UN Security Council on Wednesday (12 February) adopted a resolution calling for a "lasting ceasefire" in war-torn Libya, where a fragile truce has been in place since January.

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After Berlin, the EU needs to translate commitments on Libya into actions

By |januar 21st, 2020|Berlin Libya Conference, EU foreign policy, Libyan Crisis, News|

Following a positive Libya peace summit in Berlin, the EU needs to back up commitments with actions, although the path ahead remains fraught with difficulty,  writes Tom Garofalo.

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EU to use revamped ‘Operation Sophia’ to enforce Libyan arms embargo

By |januar 20th, 2020|Berlin Libya Conference, Greece, Josep Borrell, Libya, Mediterranean Sea, News, Operation Sophia, UN arms embargo|

EU foreign minister decided on Monday (20 January) to revive a maritime surveillance mission in the Mediterranean to enforce a potential cease-fire in Libya and a UN arms embargo against the country’s warring parties. Meanwhile, the bloc is scrambling to...

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EU sidelined as Berlin summit thrashes out shaky Libya ceasefire

By |januar 20th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Berlin Libya Conference, Charles Michel, Josep Borrell, Khalifa Haftar, Libya, News, Ursula von der Leyen|

World powers at a Berlin Conference on Sunday (19 January), attended by the main backers of the rival Libyan factions, committed to end military support for the civil war parties and uphold an existing UN arms embargo.

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