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Ceasefire Agreement Signed

On November 29, 1952, President-elect Dwight D. Eisenhower visited Korea to see how to end the Korean War. With the adoption by the United Nations of the ceasefire proposed by India, the ceasefire of the Korean People`s Army (KPA), the People`s Army (VPA) and the UN Command had the battle line towards the 38 parallel to the north. On July 7, 1953, the parties signed the Korean Ceasefire Agreement to end the fighting. [11] [12] South Korean President Syngman Rhee attacked the peace process and was not subject to the ceasefire. [13] In approving the ceasefire agreement that invited the governments of South Korea, North Korea, China and the United States to participate in new peace talks. The main belligerents have set up the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), which has since been patrolled by the KPA and the Joint Army of the Republic of Korea, the United States and the UN Command. The war was then considered over, although there was no peace treaty yet. It is not known how the ceasefire will be implemented – in the face of the patchwork of militias in Libya – but Williams said that armed groups and military units have agreed to “return to their camps” and that the agreement will enter into force immediately. As of 10 November 2020, Russian troops and armaments, which were to be a peacekeeping force under the agreement, are expected to enter the Nagorno-Karabakh region. [41] The force was reportedly airlifted to Armenia prior to the signing of the agreement. [42] On 12 November, the Russian force consisted mainly of personnel from the 15th Motor Rifle Brigade, which had entered Stepanakert and began deploying observation posts throughout the region. [43] It seems that most Libyan observers seem to view the vague commitment of the agreement to demobilize armed groups as an allusion to the Haftar camp.

Haftar, who says he heads the LNA, has repeatedly called for the dismantling of pro-Tripoli armed groups. But Tripoli politicians see the LNA as little more than an amalgam of armed groups using the same brutal tactics used by the Gaddafi regime. As a result, demobilization faces two major obstacles: 1) whether Haftar-led commanders will agree to disband some of the armed groups that the LNA has integrated into their security forces, but which the GNA may well see dissolved; and 2) whether the benefactors of the Tripoli-based armed groups will also accept the dissolution of the irregular forces that are part of the state security apparatus loyal to the GNA. The agreement does not specify whether the demobilization applies to both parties or exclusively to the GNA security forces. According to the United Nations, the two main parties to the conflict in Libya have signed a ceasefire agreement in Geneva. In Geneva, Williams welcomed the agreement live after signing. Following the signing of the agreement and the sending of Russian peacekeeping forces, a memorandum was signed by the Russian and Turkish defence ministers regarding the creation of a joint Russian-Turkish observatory in Azerbaijan. [44] Russia insisted, however, that Turkey`s participation would be limited to operating on Azerbaijani soil from the Observatory and that Turkish peacekeeping forces would not go to Nagorno-Karabakh. [44] [45] The ceasefire agreement offers a rare moment of hope for the long-suffering Libyan people.