Libya's Haftar committed to ending oil blockade, U.S. embassy says

CAIRO (Reuters) - Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar has committed to ending a months-long blockade of oil facilities, the U.S. embassy in the country said in a statement on Saturday.

Reuters September 13, 2020 00:06:21 IST
Libya's Haftar committed to ending oil blockade, U.S. embassy says

Libyas Haftar committed to ending oil blockade US embassy says

CAIRO (Reuters) - Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar has committed to ending a months-long blockade of oil facilities, the U.S. embassy in the country said in a statement on Saturday.

The statement said the Libyan National Army (LNA) had conveyed "the personal commitment of General Haftar to allow the full reopening of the energy sector no later than Sept. 12".

(Reporting by Hesham Abdul Khalek and Omar Fahmy; Editing by Pravin Char)

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