Filipinos advised to cancel trip to Libya

THE Department of Foreign Affairs strongly advised Filipino workers from Tripoli and the surrounding areas who are currently on vacation in the Philippines and are scheduled to return to Libya in the coming days to postpone their travel amid the continuing tensions near the Libyan capital.

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Guterres is hoping to discuss other ways to address the budget shortfall such as allowing transfers of funds from one peace mission to another, an idea opposed by some countries which insist their funding should go to specific operations, diplomats said.