French President Emmanuel Macron, flanked by French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian and UN Special Envoy for Libya, Lebanese Ghassan Salame. Photo: AFP

Experts warn elections risk violence in heavily armed Libya after rival leaders agree to December polls

European leaders see stabilising the country as key to tackling jihadist threats and migration from the country, which has become a departure point for hundreds of thousands of Africans trying to reach Europe

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French President Emmanuel Macron, flanked by French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian and UN Special Envoy for Libya, Lebanese Ghassan Salame. Photo: AFP
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