February 2022

Libya to create 10k job opportunities for Palestinians, Labor Minister says

February 16, 2022 - 20:01
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Palestinian Labor Minister, Nasri Abu Jaish, said his country had agreed with Libya’s Government of National Unity on the latter’s creation of 10.000 job opportunities for Palestinian nationals.

Abu Jaish told Sawt Palestine Radio that his country had signed five agreements with Libya, including the recruitment deal, in addition to those in the fields of investment, economy, politics, and diplomatic passports.

HCS head: Parliament move to appoint Bashagha as new PM undermines trust between parties

February 16, 2022 - 15:29
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

The High Council of State Head (HCS) Khaled Al-Mishri on Wednesday said that the parliament's decision to appoint a new prime minister was incorrect.

"The House of Representatives move to take such a decision before holding an official session of the HCS to decide on this matter does not help in building bridges of confidence between the two Houses," Al-Mishri said in a statement published on the council's Facebook account.

Erdogan says Turkey will continue support for GNU led by Dbeibah

February 16, 2022 - 15:14
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reaffirmed his country's continued support for the interim government led by Prime minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, saying that a parallel authority would be an inappropriate approach for Libya.

On Feb. 10, the House of Representatives, based in eastern Libya, named former Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha to form a new government, replacing incumbent Abdul Hamid Dbeibah.

54 members of the HCS rebuff Parliament's recent moves

February 16, 2022 - 12:02
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

A group of 54 members of the High Council of State (HCS) have reaffirmed their rejection of the Parliament's move to appoint a new prime minister at a session held on Thursday, February 10.

The constitutional amendment approved by the House of Representatives (HoR) is an incomplete procedure until it is discussed and voted on in an official and open session at the HSC with a quorum of two-thirds of the members, the block said in a statement.