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GNA Foreign Minister: UN Secretary General Guterres will visit Libya on Wednesday

The Address | Benghazi – Libya

TUNIS – The United Nations Secretary General, António Guterres, will visit Libya next Wednesday, Foreign Minister of the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA), Mohamed Siala, said on Monday.

Speaking to London-based newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat, Siala said the Guterres’ visit comes in a show of support for its political process and UN efforts to resolve the crisis in the country.

Guterres’ visit is part of a regional tour which includes Egypt and Jordan to discuss the issues of Syrian and Palestinian refugees, Siala said.

On Friday, the UN Secretary General took part in a meeting with the European Union, African Union and the Arab League on the margins of the 30th Arab League summit in Tunisia to discuss the situation in Libya.

Following the meeting of the group known as the ‘Libya Quartet’, Guterres said that he’s hopeful that it is “possible to have now a Libyan-led political process aiming at the solution of the Libyan problems.”

U.N. Secretary General hopeful for Libya, after Quartet meeting in Tunis

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