MOSCOW/TRIPOLI

The head of Libya’s UN-recognized government in Tripoli and the renegade military commander leading forces against it may visit Moscow soon in an effort to resolve the crisis, a Russian diplomat said Sunday.

“Fayez al-Sarraj and [Khalifa] Haftar will separately meet with Russian officials and a Turkish delegation cooperating with Russia,” said Lev Dengov, the head of the Russian contact group on intra-Libyan settlement, speaking to Russian state news agency Ria Novosti.

“Representatives from the United Arab Emirates and Egypt will most likely be attending the meetings as observers,” Dengov said.

The Government of National Accord (GNA) and forces

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