General view of the 8th ministerial meeting of Libya's neighboring countries in Tunis, Tunisia March 22, 2016. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi
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Libya's neighbors Tuesday called on the U.N.-backed government to take office as quickly as possible in Tripoli to help tackle the growing influence of extremists threatening their stability.Libya has had two rival administrations since mid-2014 when the recognized government was forced from Tripoli to the far east after a militia alliance including Islamists overran the capital.U.N. envoy Martin Kobler exhorted Libya's neighbors to back efforts by the United Nations to install a unity government in the oil-rich country.Haftar heads the armed forces loyal to the internationally recognized government and his ouster is demanded by Islamist-backed administration in Tripoli.
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