Marshal Haftar Receives Menfi at Al-Rajma: LNA Supports New Presidency in Unifying Institutions and Holding Elections – Al Marsad

The Commander-in-Chief of the Libyan National Army (LNA), Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar received the new President-designate of the new interim Presidency Council, Mohammad Menfi, at the headquarter of the LNA’s General Command in Al-Rajma. Menfi arrived today in Benghazi from Athens to meet with leaders from Eastern Libya.

(Libya, 11 February 2021) – According to the media office of the LNA General Command, Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar and Mohamed al-Menfi shared perspectives. The Commander-in-Chief of the LNA forces stressed the support of the armed forces for the peace process and that exert all effort to maintain democracy and ensure a peaceful transfer of power.

Field Marshal Haftar also confirmed his support for the new interim Presidential Council and interim Government of National Unity (GNU), which was selected by the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF), to unify institutions and the elections in December 2021 as pledged.