U.N. Warns Arms Bound for Libya Pose Terror Risk

March 2, 2015 1:04 AM

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U.N. Warns Arms Bound for Libya Pose Terror Risk

Foreign governments that send fresh military supplies to Libya’s warring factions risk increasing arms flows to regional terror groups, a United Nations report warned.

“Current transfers to Libya are probably contributing to further onward proliferation of materiel,” the report released this weekend said. Such proliferation presents “a significant security challenge for other countries in the region, particularly from a terrorism perspective,” it added.

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