Libyan opposition in dire need of funding

An economic crisis loomed over the rebel-held east as the Contact Group met in Turkey to discuss the stalemate.

    High-level diplomats from more than 40 countries have met in Turkey to discuss the five-month-long crisis in Libya.

    In the fourth meeting of the Libyan Contact Group, held on Friday, delegates focused on how to get more money to the Libyan opposition who are in dire need of urgent funding.

    As Al Jazeera's Anita McNaught reports from Benghazi, an economic crisis looms over rebel-held eastern Libya.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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