Economic reforms offer scant relief in heart of Tripoli

Economic reforms offer scant relief in heart of Tripoli



*Libyans suffer from a devaluation of currency, despite an economic reform package by the U.N.-backed government, in Tripoli aimed at easing galloping inflation.*

After a month strolling the gold market in Libya’s capital,Tripoli, retired public servant Milud Farhat was unable to find any jewellery he could afford for his daughter’s wedding.

The 60-year-old is typical of Libya’s once well-to-do middle class, impoverished by high inflation and devaluation during years of conflict in what used t…
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