Iran supports GNA, Aligns with Turkey on Ways to End Libya Crisis – Al Marsad

Iran said it shares views with Turkey on ways to solve the Libyan crisis, expressing its support for the Government of National Accord (GNA).

(Libya, 16 June 2020) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mehmet Javad Zarif pointed out that both sides seek a political solution to the Libyan crisis that will end the civil war.

This was in a joint press conference in Ankara with his Turkish counterpart, Mevlüt Çavuşoglu, on Monday, according to the Russian Sputnik news agency.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mehmet Javad Zarif with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoglu

“We support the legitimate government in Libya, which can end the ongoing war. We have common views with the Turkish side on ways to end the crisis in Libya and Yemen,” said Zarif.