Davos WEF
Davos WEF

Libya could be the new Syria, Merkel warns

Key Points
  • "We have to be vigilant," German Chancellor Angela Merkel said.
  • "And now if we look at Libya we have to be very careful that the same doesn't happen there again," Merkel warned.
  • Libya has seen escalating violence since April, when General Khalifa Haftar tried to take over the country's capital.