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Libyan Newswire

Gentelone: Sanctions Against Obstructers Going in Parallel With Support of Consensus Government

Brussels, 15 March 2016(Lana) Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gent lone has said that massive effort was being exerted to promote the consensus government, stressing that sanctions against obstructers of the political agreement were going in parallel with support of the consensus government. The Italian Aki news agency quoted the Italian minister as saying on the sidelines of a meeting of the European Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels 'the meeting was an opportunity to brief EU countries on the political process that took place in Tunisia last week in support of the Libyan consensus government, and moving of the government to Tripoli as well as the support shown by the international community namely the statement issued by the UN Security Council,' The UN Special Envoy to Libya has stressed earlier on Monday that there was an urgent need to act in Libya, given the increasing terrorist threat, the state of insecurity and the economic deterioration in the country. Kobler who took part in the EU Foreign Ministers meeting said before the meeting 'all parties have to act for a peaceful transition of power.'

Source: Libya News Agency