Libya – Communiqué issued by the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs (31 May 2020)


M. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, had a conversation today with the Chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya, Mr Fayez al-Sarraj. Their discussion focused on the need to work towards a rapid cessation of hostilities, revitalize the political process within the framework set by the Berlin conference at the beginning of the year, and end all foreign interference in Libya. The Minister emphasized the need for an immediate resumption of negotiations in the framework of the 5+5 Committee, with a view to securing the swift conclusion of a ceasefire between the Libyan parties on the basis of the agreement prepared on 23 February under the aegis of the United Nations./.