Libya commission meets to discuss departure of mercenaries

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The Libyan Joint Military Commission met in Tunisia on Wednesday to discuss setting dates for the withdrawal of foreign mercenaries from Libya. The meetings – bringing together the so-called 5+5 committee made up of rival camps in the Libyan conflict – are expected to start behind closed doors, and a timetable for the departure of mercenaries could be announced by the end of discussions, a source told The New Arab’s sister site, Al-Araby Al-Jadeed. Mahdi Thabet, a political analyst specialising in Libyan affairs, told Al-Araby Al-Jadeed that Tunisia was chosen to host the meetings to avoid the…

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