France urges UN to provide `exceptional support` for Libya

French President Francois Hollande on Thursday called on the United Nations to provide special support for authorities in Libya, which is sliding ever deeper into chaos as militias fuel an escalating war.

Paris: French President Francois Hollande on Thursday called on the United Nations to provide special support for authorities in Libya, which is sliding ever deeper into chaos as militias fuel an escalating war.

"France asks the United Nations... to organise exceptional support for Libyan authorities to restore their state," he told a Paris gathering of ambassadors from around the world.

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