Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Morocco is supporting the efforts of the Libyan people and the legitimate Libyan institutions in order to prepare for the next electoral deadlines, which aim to lay the foundations of lasting stability in this Maghreb country, the Foreign Minister said Sunday in Rabat. , African Cooperation and Moroccans living abroad, Nasser Bourita.
“The meeting of all the conditions for the success of the electoral deadlines scheduled for December 24 will allow the Libyans to enjoy stability, to put an end to the foreign presence and to achieve development”, underlined Mr. Bourita in a statement to the press after his talks with the head of the Libyan transitional government, Abdelhamid Dbeibah.
Mr. Dbeibah’s visit to Morocco, he continued, is part of the implementation of the High Instructions of HM King Mohammed VI in order to strengthen communication between the Kingdom of Morocco and the various Libyan legitimate bodies on all matters concerning them.
This visit was also an opportunity to examine the latest diplomatic developments relating to the Libyan file, said Mr. Bourita, affirming that the credibility enjoyed by the Kingdom is the reason which animates the desire of the Libyans to see Morocco play a role. major and continuous in this case.
The current executive apparatus in Libya, which is aware of the interests and challenges facing Libyans, has made great efforts since being elected to overcome all difficulties, he noted.
For his part, the head of the transitional government in Libya Abdelhamid Dbeibah hailed the efforts made by the Kingdom of Morocco to achieve stability in his country.
“This visit is an expression of the deep gratitude to HM King Mohammed VI for the efforts made to unify Libyan institutions and ensure Libya’s political and security stability,” said Mr. Dbeibah.
He added that this visit also takes place within the framework of the strengthening of communication and the consolidation of bilateral relations in all fields in the service of the interests of the two fraternal peoples.
“We aspire to the holding of the Joint Committee on Consular Affairs, as agreed by the two Foreign Ministers during their recent meeting in Rabat, which will help facilitate the granting of visas for studies and residence. in the two countries ”, specified, in this regard, the Libyan official, stressing that it is planned to hold, in the Kingdom, the 9th meeting of the high Moroccan-Libyan mixed commission.
On the other hand, the head of the Libyan government insisted on the need to reactivate the Arab Maghreb Union, which would make it possible to overcome all the difficulties and meet all the challenges in the region.
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