Libya's Fragile Unity Agreement
Mary Fitzgerald comes back on the show to discuss the latest attempts to bring an end to the conflict in Libya. Some of the topics we covered include: Background on the unity agreement that was signed in December Challenges the new unity government is already facing The new UN envoy’s determination to make the unity agreement work Recent attacks on Libya’s oil infrastructure Islamic State’s presence in Libya and efforts to combat them Libya’s massive economic challenges Links Mary Fitzgerald The Libyan Revolution and its Aftermath - the edited volume Mary contributed to Mary Fitzgerald (@MaryFitzger) on Twitter Karl Morand (@KarlMorand) on Twitter GDP forecasts | The Economist Thanks to Mikhail Yurchak, Ryan Gell, MJ, and Adam Smith Intl. for supporting the show. If you’d like to support the podcast you can check out the show’s Patreon page.