The New US Administration and Libya

Karim Mezran
Content Type
Commentary and Analysis
Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI)
As the Trump administration assumes office, it faces a major challenge in Libya, where the country’s situation continues to deteriorate as an ongoing conflict worsens. The Libya Peace Agreement produced in 2015 by a UN-backed process, which established a Presidential Council and Government of National Accord (PC/GNA), is floundering. The PC/GNA has failed to garner credibility on the ground since landing in Tripoli almost a year ago and it has suffered from significant infighting.
International Relations, International Cooperation, International Affairs, Peacekeeping
Political Geography
America, Libya