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France and Italy Each Go Their Own Way on Libya

Sep 5, 2018 | 09:30 GMT
Members of the Libyan Special Forces, who are loyal to Khalifa Hifter, ride in a pickup truck past a billboard bearing the strongman's image in Benghazi during September 2017.

Members of the Libyan Special Forces, who are loyal to Khalifa Hifter, ride in a pickup truck past a billboard bearing the strongman's image in Benghazi on Sept. 19, 2017. France and Italy have differing aims and objectives in Libya.

(ABDULLAH DOMA/AFP/Getty Images)

With two of Europe's Mediterranean powers unable to resolve their differences over Libya, the prospects for stability and unity in the North African country are as distant as ever....

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