Russia says Libya’s Haftar left Moscow without signing ceasefire deal: TASS

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Khalifa Haftar, commander of the Libyan National Army, has left Moscow without signing a ceasefire agreement drafted at talks in Russia on Monday, the TASS news agency cited the Russian Foreign Ministry as saying on Tuesday.

Haftar’s rival, Fayez al-Serraj, who heads Libya’s Tripoli-based internationally recognized government, signed the ceasefire agreement, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday.

Reporting by Maria Kiselyova; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Andrew Osborn

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