Libya U.N. Geneva talks hit hurdle as Tripoli postpones

January 13, 2015 7:10 PM

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) - U.N.-backed negotiations between rival Libyan factions looked in doubt on Tuesday after one of the delegations said it would postpone a decision on whether to participate until Sunday.

Western governments hope talks in Geneva this week would ease a crisis in Libya where two rival governments and their forces are vying for control of the North African oil producer three years after the fall of Muammar Gaddafi.

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