NEW YORK, 23rd February, 2016 (WAM) — Ali al-Zaatari, the UN’s humanitarian coordinator for Libya, has urged the international community to provide all necessary funding as quickly as possible to address humanitarian needs in Libya in order to prevent the deterioration of the humanitarian situation.

In a statement, Mr. al-Zaatari said that lack of funding is the main obstacle to responding to the humanitarian needs of those affected by the conflict in Libya.