Monday , 19 April 2021
Home / page 30

Blog Archives

Can Palermo conference bring peace to Libya?

As world leaders prepare to gather in Palermo for the Libya conference on 12 and 13 November, Libyans are wondering what this much-anticipated event will achieve. 

Read More »

Libya’s key political players meet global leaders in Italy

Libya’s key political players meet with global leaders in Palermo on Monday in the latest bid by major powers to kickstart a long-stalled political process and trigger elections.

Read More »

LNA Commander to Skip Italy’s Conference on Libyan Settlement – Source

The commander of the Libyan National Army (LNA), Khalifa Haftar, will not take part in a conference on the Libyan settlement to be held in the Italian city of Palermo November 12-13, a source in the LNA told Sputnik.

Read More »

Salame slams HoR and HSC as sterile and time-wasting

In his latest brief on Libya to the UN Security Council yesterday, SRSG and UNSMIL head, Ghassan Salame, officially abandoned any attempt to hold Libyan elections in December this year. This was the target set in last May’s Paris conference on Libya. Salame now predicted Libyan elections will be held …

Read More »

UN Envoy: Libya should start process for elections in spring

Libya should start the process to hold an election in spring 2019 only after a national conference to discuss its ongoing conflict, the UN Libya envoy said on Thursday, officially burying the unlikely idea of a vote next month, Reuters reports.

Read More »

The Unknowns of the Libya Stabilization Conference

The approaching conference on Libyan stabilization hosted by Italy—which will be held on November 12 and 13 in Palermo—will bring together the main Libyan leaders, with the purpose of defining their respective negotiation platforms in advance. Italy must not only navigate the components of Libya’s heterogeneous and conflicting political landscape, but …

Read More »

Libyan MPs to UN envoy: HoR and HCS are the only parties to choose Libya’s top leadership

98 members of the House of Representatives (HoR) have commended the efforts done by Italy to organize Palermo Conference on Libya on November 12-13, adding that some countries’ flagrant intervention helped fuel lack of accord among Libyans.

Read More »

Saleh, Maetig and Mishri visit Rome ahead of Palermo Libya conference

Libya’s main political figures visited the Italian capital Rome this week ahead of the international conference on Libya organized by Italy to be held in the Sicilian city of Palermo on 12-13 November.

Read More »

HoR and HCS reach agreement on form of new Presidential Council

The heads of the Dialogue Committee in the House of Representatives (HoR), Abdul Salam Nassia, and the Committee for the amendment of the Political Agreement in the High Council of State, Bashir Al-Haroush, have announced an agreement to reshuffle the Presidential Council to a president and two deputies, and a …

Read More »