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Switzerland: Libyan joint military commission meets for 2nd day in Geneva01:02

Switzerland: Libyan joint military commission meets for 2nd day in Geneva

Switzerland, Geneva
February 4, 2020 at 14:25 GMT -00:00 · Published

Members of the 5+5 Libyan Joint Military Commission met in Geneva on Tuesday, as UN-sponsored talks continued for the second day in the Swiss city.

Five senior military officials from General Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army (LNA) and five counterparts from the UN-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), are expected to continue talks throughout the week in an attempt to secure the ceasefire brokered by Turkey and Russia.

The talks were proposed by world leaders at the Berlin peace conference earlier in January and the parties are also expected to discuss the EU proposal to provide ceasefire monitors.

Switzerland: Libyan joint military commission meets for 2nd day in Geneva01:02
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Members of the 5+5 Libyan Joint Military Commission met in Geneva on Tuesday, as UN-sponsored talks continued for the second day in the Swiss city.

Five senior military officials from General Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army (LNA) and five counterparts from the UN-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), are expected to continue talks throughout the week in an attempt to secure the ceasefire brokered by Turkey and Russia.

The talks were proposed by world leaders at the Berlin peace conference earlier in January and the parties are also expected to discuss the EU proposal to provide ceasefire monitors.

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