PARIS (Reuters) – France’s policy towards Libya is “biased”, turning a blind eye to violations of the arms embargo imposed by the United Arab Emirates and Egypt for the benefit of the Libyan commander from the east, Khalifa Haftar, said the Turkish ambassador to Paris on Wednesday.”The embargo is violated every day from the Egyptian border … and every day there are flights from the UAE to Libya. Why are the questions not asked? “Ismail envoy Hakki Musa said during a hearing for French senators.
“We believe they are selecting, which strengthens Mr. Haftar’s support in the east.”
Report by John Irish; edited by Richard Lough