The plan is to hold presidential and parliamentary elections in December. The apparent breakthrough came at a conference in Paris. It is hoped that a new stability in Libya will help stem the flow of migrants across the Mediterranean to Europe.
Fighting between rival militias in Tripoli has left more than 100 people dead since late August despite a UN-backed ceasefire. The EU has warned that those violating a fragile ceasefire "will face consequences."
The operators of Aquarius 2 have announced they are bringing 58 migrants to the French port of Marseilles. The rescue ship has been repeatedly turned away by Italy and forced to stop in Malta and Spain in recent months.
The German chancellor views the EU-Turkey migrant deal as a model for working with North African countries. Following an informal EU summit, the bloc decided to broaden engagement with Arab states to stem migration.
Liberia's apparent loss of millions in freshly-minted cash has prompted a protest in the capital city Monrovia. Recently elected President George Weah, who's visiting the UN, had urged the public to stay calm.
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