"the president of the French republic Emmanuel Macron wants to meet the östlibyske warlord Khalifa Haftar, according to the ministry of foreign affairs in Paris. The cause is stated to be that the Macros would affect Haftar to agree to a ceasefire and to resume peace talks with the internationally recognised the unity government (GNA)."
"Macron called for a ceasefire in the Libyan capital of Tripoli – where the GNA even resists a five-week long offensive by Haftars the Libyan national army (LNA) – when he last week met with prime minister Fayez al-Sarraj."
"He has accused France of supporting Haftar and the day after the meeting with Macron demanded the GNA that 40 foreign energy companies, including French Total, to renew their operational licenses in the country, or get them involved."
"the French foreign minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian said that the situation in Libya"