Libya - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (24.07.17)


Q - What are you expecting from tomorrow’s meeting between Fayez al-Sarraj and Khalifa Haftar? Aside from the Egyptian foreign minister, will other representatives of the countries involved in the Libyan situation be attending the meeting?

A - As the President’s office noted this morning, only the President of the Libyan Presidential Council, Fayez al-Sarraj, and the commander of the Libyan national army, General Khalifa Hafter, will meet at La Celle Saint-Cloud, in the presence of the UN secretary general’s special representative for Libya, Ghassan Salamé, at the invitation of the Head of State.

Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian will also attend this meeting.