File - In this March 5, 2011 photo, an anti-government rebel sits with an anti-aircraft weapon in front an oil refinery, after the capture of the oil town of Ras Lanouf, eastern Libya. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
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Two of Libya's biggest oil ports may not reopen soon as the hardening positions of rival factions pose a fresh challenge to international efforts to reunite the country and restore its crude exports.Exports were set to resume within three days after the Tripoli-based Presidential Council agreed to pay salaries of Petroleum Facilities Guard members at the ports, the PFG commander, Ibrahim al-Jedran, said Thursday. Monday, Jedran said the agreement has yet to be signed by the Presidential Council.Libya's oil facilities and ports have come under frequent attack since Gadhafi's ouster five years ago.
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