The Address | Benghazi – Libya
TRIPOLI – France informed the the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA) of its strong rejection of foreign interference in Libya and called on it to adhere to the cease-fire and to allow the dialogue to resume.
This came during a telephone conversation on Thursday between the French Foreign Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, and the head of GNA, Fayez al-Sarraj.
Le Drian called for the need to accelerate the achievement of the ceasefire and allow the return to the political track through the efforts of the United Nations and its central role.
The French top diplomat affirmed that his country and Italy agree on this approach, and stressed his country’s rejection of foreign interference in Libya of all kinds and its various sources.
Le Drian expressed concern about the current tense situation in Libya, stressing that France’s efforts aim to achieve stability in the country, and that the interests of the Libyans, their neighbors and Europe lie in the security and stability of the country.