Libya / Italy – Al-Sarraj visits Rome to discuss Libya’s conflict

18/09/2019 – The Head of the Libyan Presidential Council Fayez Al-Sarraj is visiting Italy’s capital, Rome, on Wednesday to discuss the latest developments of the Libyan crisis with the Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte. Continuer à lire … « Libya / Italy – Al-Sarraj visits Rome to discuss Libya’s conflict »

Libya army captures six of Haftar’s militias south of Tripoli

16/09/2019 – The Volcano of Rage Operation confirmed it had captured six of Haftar’s gunmen while attempting to infiltrate the Ramla axis, south of Tripoli. Continuer à lire … « Libya army captures six of Haftar’s militias south of Tripoli »

Mitiga airport remains closed, flights transferred to Misrata, LNA denies responsibility for its bombing

04/09/2019 – Tripoli’s only functioning airport, Mitiga Airport, was officially shut down on Sunday by Libya’s Civil Aviation Authority after it was hit by missiles again late Saturday. UNSMIL had reported that this was the seventh occasion since the end of July 2019 that Mitiga airport was hit by what it called ‘‘indiscriminate shelling’’. Continuer à lire … « Mitiga airport remains closed, flights transferred to Misrata, LNA denies responsibility for its bombing »

Libyan MPs Warn against Turkey’s Arming of Militias in Tripoli

13/07/2019 – Libyan MPs warned Saturday against the dangers of the « Turkish role over their country’s stability,” due to Ankara’s arming of terrorist militias in Tripoli. They also stressed their keenness to “extend bridges of cooperation with Egypt and bolster means of communication to eliminate terrorism in their country.” Continuer à lire … « Libyan MPs Warn against Turkey’s Arming of Militias in Tripoli »

Libya/UAE – Serraj reveals more details of Abu Dhabi Hafter agreement

During his meeting with Mayors of Libya’s western region yesterday, Presidency Council and Government of National Accord head, Faiez Serraj, confirmed the following points agreed upon at the Abu Dhabi meeting with Libyan National Army (LNA) Commander Khalifa Hafter: Continuer à lire … « Libya/UAE – Serraj reveals more details of Abu Dhabi Hafter agreement »

Libya/France – PC’s head reviews with French Defence Minister developments in Libyan arena

2019/18/02 – Chairman of the Presidential Council Fayez Al-Sarraj expressed his hope to stop all negative foreign interventions that derail the transmission to democracy.

Al-Sarraj said during his meeting with French Defense Minister Florence Parly that the solution to the current crisis lies in holding elections on a sound constitutional groundwork that imposes a resolution upon disputing parties.

For her part, the French minister emphasized her country’s keenness to achieve stability in Libya, pointing out that France will provide the Libyan Coast Guard with six equipped boats, by June next year.

The Libyan Observer

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Libya/Czech Republic – PM Babiš meets Libyan leader in Prague

2019/31/01 – Prime Minister Andrej Babiš (ANO) met with Fayez Mustafa al-Sarraj, the Chairman of the Presidential Council and Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord of Libya, at his residence, Kramář’s Villa, in Prague, on Wednesday.

According Vlada.cz, Babiš and Sarraj discussed the current political situation in Libya, illegal migration into Europe and matters of national security, including terrorism. Sarraj’s visit is the first, by a Libyan leader since 1989 and he was accompanied by Tahir Sijal, the Foreign Minister.

Czech Foreign Minister Tomáš Petříček (ČSSD) also attended the meeting.

Prague Daily Monitor

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