Lavrov and Le Drian Discuss the Means of Settlement of Libya Crisis During Telephone Call – Al Marsad

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov phoned on Friday his French counterpart, Jean-Yves Le Drian. The discussion focused on ways to combat the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).

[Libya, 29 March 2020] – In a statement, the Russian Foreign Ministry said that the two sides discussed in the call their positions the means of settlement of conflict in Libya, Syria and Ukraine, according to RT News Agency.

The two parties exchanged views on the steps that can be taken in the United Nations Security Council with the aim of fostering international peace and security in light of the collective efforts in the field of fighting the corona virus.

Moreover, Lavrov and Le Drian stressed on the special role of the five permanent members of the Security Council in coordinating international endeavors aimed at facing global challenges, in accordance with the Russian President’s initiative to hold a summit attended by the leaders of the five countries.

© Al Marsad English (2020)