Foreign Minister Sayala calls for an EU common position towards the aggression on Tripoli

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Foreign Minister Sayala calls for an EU common position towards the aggression on Tripoli

May 14, 2019 - 12:18
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Foreign Minister, Mohamed Sayala called on his Italian counterpart, Enzo Melanesi to harmonize the European position with regard to the aggression against Tripoli and called for a firm collective response.

On the sidelines of the European Union Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels, Sayala discussed the developments in Tripoli and the international standing on the aggression of Haftar, emphasizing that the international community should be clear not to equate the aggressor and defender.

For his part, Milanese confirmed that the EU rejects the military solution to the crisis, calling for the need for a ceasefire and a return to the political process under the UN auspices.