The spokesman for the House of Representatives (HoR), Abdullah Blehiq, said that the HoR has not issued any decision regarding the formation of a committee for the UN Advisor Stephanie Williams’ proposal to form a constitutional basis for holding elections.
Blehiq added in a press statement that the HoR is represented by the recent statement issued by 76 members, refusing to participate in Williams’ initiative.
The Libyan Foreign Minister, Najla Al-Mangoush, called for speedy activation of the bodies emanating from the Community of Sahel–Saharan States to face the joint threats, especially organized crime of extremist groups, reiterating the importance of the community in achieving peace and security.
Al-Mangoush added in her speech at the 21st round of the executive council of the Community of Sahel–Saharan States in Morocco’s Rabat on Tuesday.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Health Ramadan Abu Janah has signed a memorandum of understanding with the International Medical Center in Egypt.
Through the MoU, the medical centre in Egypt will receive Libyan patients with muscular dystrophy, tumors, and spinal muscular atrophy. It would also provide treatment for patients needing liver, kidney, and marrow transplantations, spine surgeries, and complex heart and neurosurgeries.
Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, on Tuesday, held discussions with mayors of several municipalities in the eastern region.
The PM reviewed the progress achieved in transferring competencies and activating local administration furthermore how to benefit from revenues.
Social media activists in the eastern city of Derna called for demonstrations on next Friday in Al-Sahaba Square downtown the city in order to protest the deteriorating living conditions and demand reform as well as change.
These calls come after the deteriorating living conditions in the city and accusations of corruption and theft against the city municipal council's officials, not to mention the fact that garbage is piling up on the city's streets.
Social media outlets have circulated footage for military reinforcements sent by Khalid Haftar to his headquarters in Al-Marj town's Chinese buildings. The convoy included 50 armed vehicles to be added to a force of about 35 armed vehicles located inside the headquarters.
The Head of the High Council of State, Khalid Al-Mishri and Malta's Ambassador to Libya, Charles Saliba, stressed during their meeting on Monday the need to support the initiative proposed by the Advisor to the Secretary General of the United Nations on Libya, Stephanie Williams, that aims to lead for holding elections, form a joint committee of the HCS and House of Representatives to work on finding consensual constitutional basis for the upcoming elections in order to meet the aspirations of Libyans and achieve stability.
The Egyptian President, Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi, discussed with the Head of the Libyan Presidential Council, Mohammed Menfi, the need for mercenaries and foreign forces to withdraw from Libya and the parliamentary and presidential elections to be held in a synchronous manner to help Libyans achieve stability, according to a statement by the spokesman for the Egyptian Presidency.