Libya remains unstable despite attempts at a ceasefire and an arms embargo. Russia and Turkey also have their fingers in the pie.
The UN's deputy Libya envoy said the Libyan embargo has "become a joke." The German foreign minister has called for an EU mission to enforce the failing weapons ban.
World powers backing opposing Libyan factions had agreed to an arms embargo at a conference hosted by Germany a week ago. The UN has since found that "several" of these countries are not fulfilling their commitment.
The summit on the conflict in Libya has ended with an agreement to more strictly enforce the UN arms embargo. Host Angela Merkel said a "new spirit" had been created to find a lasting solution to the conflict.
Antonio Guterres has asked the warring sides to "accept fully" the summit's conclusions. Libya has had two rival governments since 2014 and General Khalifa Haftar began a military offensive on Tripoli last year.
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