Tunisia to convene ministerial meeting of neighbouring countries of Libya

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Tunisia to convene ministerial meeting of neighbouring countries of Libya

April 21, 2019 - 11:08
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Khemaies Jhinaoui

The Tunisian Foreign Ministry disclosed Saturday that it is making arrangements to convene a meeting of foreign ministers of Tunisia, Algeria, and Egypt in Tunis to coordinate the efforts of the three countries with the aim of ending the tension in Libya and resuming political talks.

"The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Khemaies Jhinaoui is continuing contacts and consultations with various regional and international parties to hasten the end of military confrontations in Libya," Tunisian Foreign Ministry said in an official communiqué.

Earlier, Jhinaoui a telephone contact with warlord Khalifa Haftar and urged him to stop the bloodshed of Libyans.