Macron wants to meet Libya’s Haftar to push ceasefire: French foreign minister

French President Emmanuel Macron. Picture: REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer/Pool

PARIS, (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron wants to meet Libyan eastern commander Khalifa Haftar to push a ceasefire and resume peace talks, France’s foreign minister said on Tuesday. Macron last week called for a ceasefire in the month-long battle for Libya’s capital Tripoli after meeting U.N.-backed Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj. Tripoli is home to […]

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