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Ethnic Ties, Regional Alliances tested in S Libya

By Umberto Profazio, IISS Analyst for Libya. Push for southern Libya tests ethnic ties and regional alliances Recent efforts by Libya’s rival administrations to wrest control from militants in the south of the country risk reigniting ethnic tensions and jeopardising fragile reconciliation agreements. They have also exposed the fragile nature of their alliances with foreign […]