US reiterates commitment to solve conflict in Libya

Author : Mircea Birca | Thursday, August 10, 2017
Posted in category Africa, Africa News, Eurasia, Eurasia News
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The United States embassy in Libya issued a statement on Thursday saying it remains fully committed to working with all Libyans to help advance stabilization and resolve the conflict in Libya.

The embassy added on its website that it is engaging a wide range of Libyan political and security figures in order to help achieve stability in the country.

” Ambassador Bodde meets regularly with Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj, including in Tunis on August 7, 2017. Ambassador Bodde has also met with General Khalifa Haftar, Commander of the LNA; the two most recently met on August 9 in Amman, Jordan. We are encouraged by recent talks among Libyan parties to achieve national political reconciliation in their country, and the international community continues to play an important role in supporting those efforts. We welcome the new UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) Ghassan Salame and look forward to working closely with him.” The statement reads.

it also added that the US is working with regional and international partners to help Libyans resolve the ongoing, political conflict.

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