Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord of Libya Fayez al-Sarraj
On September 22, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with Chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya and Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord of Libya Fayez al-Sarraj on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.
The officials focused on the developments in Libya and prospects for intra-Libyan settlement.
The Russian side emphasised its commitment to the independence and territorial integrity of Libya and the need to continue broad national dialogue with the participation of the main political forces and regions of the country with a view to overcoming the protracted crisis. Mr Lavrov reaffirmed Russia’s readiness to contribute to the political process in Libya under the UN aegis in contacts with representatives of all interested parties in that country.