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Thu, Aug 22, 2019

Tunisia could help enforce Libya’s arms embargo

In 2020, when Tunisia begins its two-year term as non-permanent member of the Security Council, the country will have the biggest opportunity to influence international affairs since becoming a democracy in 2011. In response to the appointment, Tunisian Foreign Minister Khemaies Jhinaoui declared “Tunisia will be the voice of Africa and the Arab world…Trying to […]

MENASource by Keith Jones

Libya

Fri, Aug 2, 2019

Hudson quoted in Middle East Eye on a Canadian lobbyist’s Libyan connection

In the News by Atlantic Council

Conflict Libya

Tue, Jul 23, 2019

Ben Mahfoudh quoted in AFP on Libyan plane in Tunisia

In the News by Atlantic Council

Crisis Management Libya

Thu, Jul 11, 2019

Latest Libyan shock should come as no surprise

It is now time for the international community to realize that it is not enough to repeat blindly that in Libya there is no military solution

New Atlanticist by Karim Mezran

Arms Control Conflict

Sat, Jun 1, 2019

Karim Mezran in The Hill: A way forward in Libya

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In the News by Karim Mezran

Libya

Fri, May 31, 2019

The Tripoli offensive: How did things escalate?

The forces of Libya’s rebel army officer Khalifa Haftar are on the outskirts of Tripoli, the capital of Libya, in his ongoing bid to claim the city. Some of his forces traveled more than 1,000 kilometers from Libya’s eastern towns where Haftar has his stronghold.

MENASource by Borzou Daragahi

Libya

Thu, May 9, 2019

Can there be a peaceful solution for Libya’s conflict?

If the international community continues to stay on the sidelines, watching and allowing Haftar’s international allies to continue providing him with support, this war will continue with no foreseeable end and at a heavy price

MENASource by Mustafa A.G. Abushagur

Libya

Fri, May 3, 2019

What are the implications of Haftar’s offensive?

The brutal attack unleashed by General Khalifa Haftar’s militia, the Libyan National Army, against the city of Tripoli is indeed a game-changer. After the attack on April 4th everything changed in Libya, and not only in the political realm.

MENASource by Karim Mezran

Libya

Fri, May 3, 2019

The growing Russian challenge and what should be done about it

All around the world, Russia is increasingly asserting itself, propping up dictators, and, in some instances, posing a direct challenge to US interests.

New Atlanticist by Ashish Kumar Sen

Libya Syria

Sun, Apr 28, 2019

Mezran Joins NPR to Discuss US Policy in Libya

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In the News by Karim Mezran

Libya