Berlin summit on Libya did not discuss any sanctions - Merkel

by Reuters
Sunday, 19 January 2020 19:09 GMT

BERLIN, Jan 19 (Reuters) - World leaders at a Libya conference in Berlin did not discuss possible sanctions for violations of an international arms embargo, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday.

Speaking at a news conference with Merkel, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas added that both sides in the Libyan conflict had promised they would try to find a solution for closed oil ports in the North African country. (Reporting by Michael Nienaber; Editing by Angus MacSwan)

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