UN set to drive talks between rival groups in Libya
In an article published on 09 November, Deutsche Welle discusses the implications and expectations surrounding the UN-backed Libyan Political Diaogue Forum, set to take place throughout November between a variety of groups representing the Libyan society. Drawing on the ceasefire implemented last month under the auspices of the UN, the talks aim at paving the way for national elections in Libya. For DW, it is a positive sign that the talks are effectively happening, as many initiatives have failed in the past. However, the positive outcomes of such an initiative remains uncertain given the deep divisions and contentious topics to be covered.
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