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Libya has reported its first case of the novel coronavirus, a particular source of concern in the North African country where civil war has badly degraded the public healthcare system.
The UN's Libya mission insisted on Tuesday that planned peace talks in Geneva would go ahead the following day, after rival sides separately said they would not take part.
Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar has vowed to fight Turkish forces if peace talks in Geneva fail, in comments to a Russian news agency.
Libya's UN-backed government announced late on Tuesday it would halt its participation in talks aimed at brokering a lasting ceasefire between warring sides in the conflict.
African Union leaders vowed on Monday to push peace efforts in Libya, a sign of the bloc's desire to play a bigger role in resolving the continent's conflicts.
Representatives of the warring parties in Libya meeting in Geneva have agreed on the principle of turning their shaky truce into a lasting ceasefire, the UN's Libya envoy said on Tuesday.
A UN envoy has charged that foreign actors continue to meddle in Libya's conflict, resupplying the parties to the conflict in violation of recent international commitments.
Summit in Congo comes almost two weeks after world powers met in Berlin to end foreign meddling in North African state.
Libya's neighbours have come together in Algiers as part of international efforts to find a political settlement to a crisis that threatens regional stability.
Foreign ministers of states neighbouring Libya are set to meet in Algiers as part of international efforts to reach a political settlement to the country's conflict, the foreign ministry has announced.
A Scottish body responsible for investigating possible miscarriages of justices says it has referred the case of the man jailed for the 1988 Lockerbie bombing for appeal.
Libya's warring sides have proposed a draft ceasefire agreement that would see the United Nations monitor the safe return of civilians to their homes, the UN says.
Libya's warring sides have resumed talks in Geneva aimed at brokering a lasting ceasefire in the war-torn country.
The United Nations has welcomed a new EU naval operation to enforce an arms embargo on Libya as the warring sides in the conflict met for military talks in Geneva.
The African Union has vowed to boost efforts to end the crisis in Libya and support a faltering UN-led peace process, the AU's Peace and Security Council chief says.
The UK has sent its fellow Security Council members an amended draft resolution on Libya, calling for the withdrawal of mercenaries from the country.
African leaders on Thursday began a diplomatic push in the Congolese capital Brazzaville aimed at bolstering efforts to end the Libyan crisis.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned on Friday of chaos in Libya unless peace is quickly established, as he hosted German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Closure of Tripoli's only working airport comes ahead of talks aimed at finding a political solution to Libyan conflict.
Turkey's top diplomat says Libyan eastern commander Khalifa Haftar is the only obstacle to a peace deal for the north African country, defending Ankara's cooperation with Moscow to end conflicts in Libya and Syria.
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