On Friday, the Supreme Council of State considered the joint statement between European countries and the United States “in which it was stated that the time is not appropriate to change positions related to the elections as an interference in the internal affairs of Libya.” The council said – in …Read More »
Norland renews his support for the unification of the military establishment in Libya and the holding of elections.
On Friday, the US ambassador to Libya, Richard Norland, reiterated the need to unify the Libyan military establishment after the events in Chad. “Norland” discussed with member of the Presidential Council, Abdullah Al-Lafi, preparing for the elections on December 24th, and the crucial importance of starting the withdrawal of forces …Read More »
Human Rights Watch: Nominating an Emirati official for the position of President of Interpol would jeopardize the credibility of the organization.
“Human Rights Watch” and “Gulf Center for Human Rights” said Thursday, that the nomination of a prominent official in the UAE Ministry of Interior, “Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi” for the position of head of the International Criminal Police Organization “Interpol”, is another attempt by the UAE to buy international respect …Read More »
The French newspaper Le Monde wondered: Will the disappointment in Chad change Paris’s view of the Libyan theater? Will it contribute to its reassessment of Haftar, who it considered “the supposed guardian of Libya’s southern borders”, from which came the Chadian rebel attack that killed the Chadian President Idriss Debi …Read More »
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Çavuşoğlu said Thursday that his country is providing military and advisory support to Libya based on the agreement signed between the two countries, stressing the need not to confuse the Turkish legal presence in Libya with foreign terrorist fighters, in reference to the Russian Wagner mercenaries …Read More »
Italian press sources said on Wednesday that the commander of the naval “Irini” operation, “Fabio Agostini,” which monitors the implementation of the UN Security Council resolution banning arms supplies to Libya, will soon head to Tripoli. To examine the possibility of returning to the training of the Libyan Coast Guard …Read More »
Since the Interim Government assumed its duties and began to operate, the United States of America has repeatedly emphasized and renewed the necessity of holding the presidential and parliamentary elections on the scheduled date of December 24, 2021. America, through its ministers and ambassador, is seeking to communicate with the …Read More »
US intelligence warns of the situation getting out of control in Libya and the outbreak of a new war.
The annual US intelligence report, known as the “annual threat assessment,” revealed that the situation in Libya may flare up at any moment in the current year, despite limited political, economic and security progress. The report said – according to what Alhurra published – Tuesday, that the crises facing the …Read More »
Turkish Defense Minister “Hulusi Akar” said that the presence of Turkish soldiers in Libya came in order to protect the rights and interests of Libyans and help them, stressing the importance of the sovereignty and independence of Libya. Akler added – according to “RT” channel – that the important thing …Read More »
Di Maio: In the coming months, Italian companies will start building the coastal road Ras Ajdir-Emsaed.
Italian Foreign Minister “Luigi Di Maio” said that companies from his country will start building the highway linking the Tunisian and Egyptian borders in the coming months, in addition to starting the reconstruction of Benghazi airport. During the meeting of the foreign ministers of the seven industrialized countries Monday, Di …Read More »
US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said Tuesday that the United States supports the national unity government; To hold elections on December 24th. Blinken confirmed – in a tweet on his Twitter account – that his country supports the Libyan people; To find a political solution to the conflict, calling …Read More »
Afriqiyah Airways announced, on Tuesday, that an Egyptian delegation will visit Libyan airports in the coming days, in order to resume flights to Cairo International Airport. The company expects, according to Sputnik, that flights will reach 35 flights per week from Maitiqa, Misurata and Benina airports to Cairo. It is …Read More »
Activists respond to Al-Manqoush’s comments: It is not within the government’s jurisdiction to reconsider agreements.
A week and a half ago, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Interim Government, Najla Al-Manqoush, called for the Turkish forces to leave Libya, as if the Turkish forces were mercenaries, and not forces that came according to a legitimate agreement from a legitimate government. Al-Manqoush was attacked, which made …Read More »
Turkish Defense Minister: Greece’s efforts to nullify the border demarcation agreement concluded with Libya are futile.
Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said Tuesday, “We are doing everything we can to restore normal life in Libya and provide training, advice and assistance to Libyans.” Akar added, in a statement by the Turkish Ministry of Defense, that his country is continuing its activities to explore for energy sources …Read More »
On Monday, the Chairman of the Justice and Construction Party, Mohamed Sawan, urged the UN Support Mission in Libya to play its role, and to help the official bodies and not only wait for the existing political bodies to play their role alone. During his meeting with the head of …Read More »
On Monday, the Chairman of the Justice and Construction Party, Mohamed Sawan, told the UN Secretary-General’s envoy to Libya, Jan Kubis, that holding presidential elections and choosing a president by direct election is an important step to unify the country and its institutions, in addition to the parliamentary elections. Sawan’s …Read More »