Italian Interior Minister confirms strength of relationship with Libya

News In Brief

Italian Interior Minister confirms strength of relationship with Libya

April 20, 2021 - 22:09
Written by: RabiaGolden

The Italian Interior Minister, Luciana Lamorgese, reiterated the depth and strength of the relationship between Libya and Italy and the necessity to recognize the essential role of the Government of National Unity (GNU) in both regional and international arenas.

In statements following her visit to Libya, Lamorgese said on Monday that she is certain that Libya would take full advantage of this unique moment by moving forward with conviction towards stability, noting that Italy is prepared to support cooperation projects, according to a report by the Italian news agency Nova.

Lamorgese indicated the need to give a firm push towards bilateral cooperation programs in the field of security and combating terrorism amongst other matters, stressing the need for greater participation by the EU alongside Libya.