libya talks

Western Powers Meet Libyan PM over Political Standoff

LONDON, Oct 31  – The U.S., British and Italian foreign ministers began talks with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Seraj on Monday to tackle a political standoff preventing Tripoli’s U.N.-brokered unity government from expanding its authority outside the capital. Seraj and his two deputies met British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

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Libya Meeting Hopes to Break Political Stalemate, Focus on Economy

By Lesley Wroughton WASHINGTON, Oct 30 – A meeting on Libya in London next week will seek to break a political stalemate over the country’s U.N-backed unity government, which has struggled to extend its influence beyond the capital, Tripoli, a senior U.S. official said on Friday. Monday’s ministerial meeting, convened by Britain and the United

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