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Libyan Newswire

Libyan-Maltese Talks Led by head of Presidency Council and Malta’s Premier Tripoli, 15 December 2016(Lana) Libya and Malta have agreed, at the end of talks held on Wednesday, to set up technical committees to evaluate agreements signed by the tw

The talks were led on the Libyan side by the Head of the Presidency Council Fayez Al Saraj and the Foreign Minister Mohamed Siala, and on the Maltese side by the Prime Minister Joseph Moscat and the Foreign Minister George Fila. The two sides discussed ways of combating terrorism and irregular migration. They also reviewed mechanisms of following up the conditions of members of the Libyan community living in Malta, facilitating visas and residence in Malta, and re-opening the Maltese embassy in Tripoli shortly. The Head of the Presidency Council arrived in Malta on Wednesday, at the invitation of the Maltese Government. He was accompanied by the Delegate Foreign Minister Mohamed Siala. He was welcomed by the Prime Minister of Malta Joseph Moscat and the Foreign Minister George Fila, as well as Libya's Ambassador to Malta Al Habib Lamin. Al Saraj's visit, weeks before Malta assumes the chairmanship of the European Union gives importance to the talks between officials and opens up prospects of promoting Libya's position in the European Union in the political, security and economic areas.

Source: Libya News Agency