On 27 August, the UN Security Council adopted UNSC Resolution 2174 (2014) expanding its restrictive measures against militia groups and their supporters in response to the escalating conflict in Libya.  The Security Council expressed its resolve to “use targeted sanctions in pursuit of stability in Libya, and against those individuals and entities who threaten its stability and obstruct or undermine the successful completion of the political transition”.

UNSC Resolution 2174 (2014)

UNSC Resolution 1970 (2011) on Libya