November 2020

Libyan political dialogue kicks off in Tunisia with new government atop the agenda

November 09, 2020 - 20:56
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

Libyan Political Dialogue Forum started Monday in Tunisia with 75 Libyan negotiators representing political, regional and social components across the country under the auspices of the UN Support Mission.

The UN acting envoy to Libya Stephanie Williams, in the presence of Tunisian President, said in her opening statement that they are firmly moving forward in the various tracks of solution under the auspices of the UNSMIL.

Tunisian President: Libyan dialogue is a new legitimacy away from trusteeship

November 09, 2020 - 19:54
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Tunisian President Kais Saied said the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum, which was kicked off Monday morning, is a new legitimacy away from any form of trusteeship.

Saied said his country, which is hosting the dialogue, is convinced that the solution in Libya should come from Libyans themselves, adding that all Libyan parties should pay special attention to the elections law to be approved in Tunisia and proposing that none of the incumbent officials of the transitional phase be nominated for new posts afterwards.

Williams: Libyan Political Dialogue Forum aims to end the transitional stages

November 09, 2020 - 13:39
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Written By: LibyaMohammed

The Acting Head of the UN mission in Libya (UNSMIL), Stephanie Williams, said that the participants in the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum aim to end to the transitional stages in Libya.

Williams added in a press conference held in Tunisia that “the Joint Military Commission with its great consensus placed responsibility on the participants”, clarifying that “the participants will work during the discussions in giving priority to the national interest”.

Libya's Foreign Ministry denies nominating anyone for sovereign posts to UNSMIL

November 08, 2020 - 22:15
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Foreign Ministry of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) has denied nominating any person for a sovereign position via its secret mail service to UNSMIL's acting Head Stephanie Williams.

The Foreign Ministry refuted Sunday that it was a linking point between the so-called Head of Supreme Council of Reconciliation and Williams for the former and other persons' nomination to occupy sovereign positions.