Maiteeq says Russia is a Very Important Partner for Libya’s Stability; Predicts Military De-Escalation – Al Marsad

The Member of the Presidential Council Ahmed Maiteeq confirmed that Libya will witness military de-escalation over the coming days.

(Libya, 4 June 2020) – Ahmed Maiteeq said to the Russian Sputnik agency today: “During the few coming days, we will see military de-escalation thanks to the Russian diplomacy that will work with us in this regard. The Russian side assured us that it does not support a military solution and that a political solution is the basis in Libya. Thus, escalation will end in the coming period.”

He pointed out that he met with the representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and many Russian parties affiliated with the Russian Ministry of Defense and security ministries in Moscow, pointing out that the Presidential Council is convinced that Russia is a very important partner in the stability of Libya.

© Al Marsad English (2020)