Visit RT for stories on the Libya peace talks in Berlin, including breaking news and latest updates. On January 14, 2020, the government of Germany announced that it would host peace talks as violence in the north-African country has persisted for months – visit RT to find out more on the crisis, as well as on the UN’s efforts to reconcile the warring parties. According to the statement. Fayez al-Sarraj, who heads the internationally recognized government in Tripoli, and General Khalifa Haftar, leader of the eastern-based Libyan National Army, were invited to participate in the talks – stay with RT to find out more. Representatives from Russia, China, Turkey, the United States, as well as from several European countries, were also invited to the Berlin parley. On January 16, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated that Ankara was sending troops to Libya, promising to ‘teach Khalifa Haftar a lesson’ – check out RT to learn how events are unfolding. On January 17, it was announced that Russia’s President Vladimir Putin would be taking part in the Libya peace talks in Berlin – stay with RT and get updates. Get officials’ statements and opinions – for example, those of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. Don’t miss photos and videos from Berlin, including live feeds. Read experts’ and analysts’ opinions on RT: on the Berlin peace talks and their outcome, and on the tensions in Libya in general.