Head of HCS: Only army chief commander in Libya is Presidential Council

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Head of HCS: Only army chief commander in Libya is Presidential Council

August 11, 2018 - 16:40
Written by: AbdulkaderAssad

The Head of the High Council of State (HCS) Khalid Al-Mishri said they only recognize the Presidential Council as the commander in chief of the Libyan army, adding that the division of the military institution is caused by political fragmentation.

Al-Mishri urged in a speech commemorating the anniversary of forming Libya’s army; Tobruk’s HoR Speaker and members to come to Tripoli saying it is a safe city as it hosts 40% of Libya’s population.

Al-Mishri added that the HCS is ready for the constitution referendum then elections to end the transitional phase.