Pompeo sees progress towards ceasefire in Libya at Berlin summit

by Reuters
Sunday, 19 January 2020 20:50 GMT

BERLIN, Jan 19 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday progress had been made at a peace summit in Germany towards reaching a full-fledged ceasefire in Libya's war.

He also told reporters he hoped Libyan oil facilities, blocked by factions loyal to commander Khalifa Haftar, will reopen as a result of the summit. (Reporting by Humeyra Pamuk, Writing by Ulf Laessing, Editing by Angus MacSwan)

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