Libya oilfield attack blow to U.N. peace talks

March 10, 2015 3:33 PM

8 0

Libya oilfield attack blow to U.N. peace talks

CAIRO (Reuters) - An attack by Islamist militants on a Libyan oilfield where they beheaded security guards and kidnapped foreign workers underlines the difficulties facing U.N.-sponsored peace talks due to resume this week.

Libyans have become accustomed to chaos, with their country split between two rival governments each allied to heavily armed groups that have been fighting for control of the oil-producing nation since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011.

Also read: Aleppo siege: 'We are crying and afraid'

Read more

To category page

Loading...