March 2019

UN Security Council voices support for forthcoming Libyan National Conference

March 27, 2019 - 19:54
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad
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The UN Security Council has emphasized in a statement on Libya published on Wednesday full support for the Head of the UNSMIL, Ghassan Salame, and the whole mission as they seek to mediate a political way forward in Libya that would lead to credible and peaceful elections.

The statement urged all United Nations Member States and regional organizations to unite in support of Salame during this critical phase of Libya’s transition.

Head of Libya's Presidential Council reviews implementing projects in the south

March 26, 2019 - 20:42
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The Head of the Presidential Council (PC) Fayez Al-Sarraj met with members and ministers from his cabinet to discuss the southern region development projects' implementation mechanism in addition to placing them in priority.

The remarks came in a meeting on Tuesday in Tripoli in the presence of the PC deputy head for south Libya Abdelsalam Kajman, PC member Ahmed Hamza, Planning Minister Al-Taher Al-Jahimi, Local Government Minister Milad Al-Taher and economic advisor to Al-Sarraj Mohammed Al-Hawij.

UN envoy to Libya warns of 7 fake lists for National Conference participants

March 26, 2019 - 20:14
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The UN envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, has warned of seven fake lists of participants for the Libyan National Conference (Multaqa Al-Watani) while the UNSMIL has one list of attendees and they are being contacted currently.

The Libyan National Conference is going to take place on April 14-16 in Ghadames, according to the announcement made by Salame on March 20 in a presser in Tripoli.