Egypt's El-Sisi Calls For an End to Foreign Interference in Libya

Published November 24th, 2021 - 12:15 GMT
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi speaks at a joint press conference with his Hungarian counterpart in the Maria Theresia hall of the presidential palace in Budapest, Hungary, on October 12, 2021. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP)

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi reaffirmed the need for an end to all foreign interference in Libya, the preservation of its territorial integrity, and the restoration of its security and stability.

During his meeting with Mohamed Menfi, president of the Libyan Presidential Council, in Egypt’s new administrative capital, El-Sisi reiterated Cairo’s full support for a political solution to the Libyan crisis.

 

The spokesman for Egypt’s presidency said El-Sisi stressed Cairo’s keenness to strengthen coordination with Libya.

During the meeting, he reviewed his recent participation in the Paris International Conference for Libya, and stressed the need to hold national elections on time next month.

Menfi expressed his appreciation for Egypt’s attempts to restore peace and stability in Libya in light of the close ties between the two countries.

He indicated his keenness to continue intensive consultations with Egypt in order to hold elections on time.

This article has been adapted from its original source.


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