The Address | Benghazi – Libya
BENGHAZI – The Libyan House of Representatives (HoR) decided to change the name of the Libyan Interim Government to be the Libyan Government.
The spokesman for the House of Representatives, Abdullah Bleihiq, stated in a press briefing that the decision came through an unanimous vote by the representatives attending the session today in Benghazi.
Bleihiq said that the session was devoted to discuss the repercussions of the blatant Turkish interference in Libyan affairs and the approval of the Turkish parliament to send invading forces to Libya, noting that Parliament took several decisions.
The House of Representatives voted unanimously not to authorize, and cancel, the security and military cooperation and delineating maritime borders memorandum signed between the illegitimate Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA) and the Turkish regime, and considered them as if they were not, according to HoR’s official spokesman.
The House of Representatives also voted unanimously to refer the Head of GNA, his Minister of Foreign Affairs, his Minister of Interior, and everyone who contributed to bringing colonist to our country, to be charged with high treason, and decided to cut ties with the Turkish regime.
The House of Representatives authorized the General Command of the Libyan National Army (LNA) to disable airports and ports under the control of the militias, and approved the allocation of an emergency budget for LNA of 20 billion to be deducted from the state budget for 2020.