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Germany aims to hold Libya forum to stabilise oil producer

Reuters | Berlin | Updated: 11-09-2019 21:01 IST | Created: 11-09-2019 20:45 IST
Germany aims to hold Libya forum to stabilise oil producer
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Germany aims to hold a forum about Libya this year with the United Nations to try to stabilise the oil producing country, where rival factions have been fighting over the capital, a German ambassador said on Wednesday.

"Germany therefore initiated a consultation process with key international partners. With sufficient preparatory work these efforts could lead towards a meaningful international event this fall," Oliver Owcza said on Twitter.

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