Libyan strongman Khalifa Hifter during a military parade in the eastern city of Benghazi. Photo: AFP Libyan strongman Khalifa Hifter during a military parade in the eastern city of Benghazi. Photo: AFP
Libyan strongman Khalifa Hifter during a military parade in the eastern city of Benghazi. Photo: AFP
Libya

Libya’s warring factions reach ‘historic’ ceasefire to end conflict that divided country

  • The country was plunged into chaos after the 2011 Nato-backed uprising that toppled and killed long-time dictator Muammar Gaddafi
  • Libya is split between a UN-supported government in the capital, Tripoli, and rival authorities based in the east

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Libyan strongman Khalifa Hifter during a military parade in the eastern city of Benghazi. Photo: AFP Libyan strongman Khalifa Hifter during a military parade in the eastern city of Benghazi. Photo: AFP
Libyan strongman Khalifa Hifter during a military parade in the eastern city of Benghazi. Photo: AFP
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