Arturo Varvelli & Tarek Megerisi - 16 June 2020
The tide of Libya’s war is turning against renegade general Khalifa Haftar. Italy should seize this opportunity to lead European countries to a harmonised Libya policy.
Tarek Megerisi - 20 May 2020
European countries should try to revive the political approach to resolving the Libya conflict, particularly given that Turkey may want to do so from its current position of strength.
Tarek Megerisi - 03 April 2020
Europe’s latest move seems likely to marginalise it and damage its credibility as an honest broker.
Tarek Megerisi - 25 March 2020
Europe seems unconcerned by the chaos smouldering on its doorstep, as Libya’s five-year-old conflict becomes world’s main theatre of drone combat.
Cinzia Bianco & René Wildangel & Tarek Megerisi & Julien Barnes-Dacey & Anthony Dworkin & Ellie Geranmayeh & Hugh Lovatt - 19 March 2020
Tarek Megerisi - 20 February 2020
Without aerial power, the ‘new Operation Sophia’ will simply upset Turkey and encourage the UAE and Haftar to go for total victory in Tripoli.
Tarek Megerisi - 16 January 2020
European countries and the EU can still use the strength of their diplomatic assets to reassert their influence in Libya. But they will first need to overcome their internal divisions to do so.
Tarek Megerisi & Asli Aydıntaşbaş - 17 December 2019
Europeans could still keep Libya a multilateral affair, if they can bring France onto a shared platform – and deploy newfound unity to draw American influence back in.
René Wildangel & Tarek Megerisi - 20 November 2019
Although Germany’s mediation role in the Libyan conflict has received relatively little attention so far, this might change if its initiative leads to a peace conference – or, alternatively, a collapse of the political process.
Tarek Megerisi - 24 September 2019
The forthcoming Berlin conference offers the chance of a diplomatic breakthrough for all sides in Libya’s proxy ‘civil’ war. Will they seize the opportunity?
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