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Libyan Newswire

Presidential council discusses with Dutch foreign minister the possibility of retrieving the frozen funds in his country.

Tripoli, - Member of the presidential council of the national accord government 'NAG' "Mohamed al-A'amari" , said that he had discussed with the Dutch foreign minister "Albert Koenders" , on Friday , the possibility of retrieving the Libyan frozen funds abroad. In the press conference which he held on Friday along with the Dutch foreign minister , in the council headquarters in Tripoli , al-A'amari pointed out that this visit came in the framework of the international support to the presidential council and NAG , saying that during the meeting they dealt with number of issues , and discussing several areas , which concern both countries , such as economically , security and the issue of illegal immigration. For his part , the Dutch foreign minister "Albert Koenders" , said that he had discussed with the presidential council , the possibility of retrieving the frozen funds in the Netherlands , to use parts of it in the humanitarian aid. In relation to confronting illegal immigration , Koenders said that his country is ready to support , and train the Libyan coastal guards , in cooperation with the immigration national organization , and the security coordination between both sides.

Source: Libyan News Agency

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