Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Libyan Government of National Accord Mohamed Taha Siala
On April 15, Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa Mikhail Bogdanov had a meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Libyan Government of National Accord Mohamed Taha Siala in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, on the sidelines of the 29th Arab League Summit.
The officials exchanged opinions on the developments in Libya and prospects for the intra-Libyan settlement. The Russian party emphasised its commitment to Libya’s independence and territorial integrity, as well as the need to arrange a wide national dialogue with the participation of the main political forces and regions of the country. The sides reaffirmed their readiness to assist the successful promotion of the political process in Libya under the auspices of the UN as part of the implementation of the Action Plan developed by Ghassan Salame, the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative and Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya.