France and Italy call for accord among Libyan factions

February 24, 2015 6:23 PM

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PARIS (Reuters) - Italy and France called on Tuesday for an accord among warring factions in Libya and said the world could not ignore near-anarchy there which was undermining regional security and feeding a growing migrant crisis.

Speaking at a news conference with French President Francois Hollande, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said the two leaders agreed Libya "must be a priority of the international community and not a problem to delegate to a single European country".

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