Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Dbeibeh’s son-in-law proposed as ambassador to UAE, violating Diplomatic Corps Law

Dbeibeh’s son-in-law proposed as ambassador to UAE, violating Diplomatic Corps Law

The Libyan Government of National Unity (GNU) directed on Tuesday a letter to the Presidential Council proposing the appointment of the Prime Minister’s son-in-law, Sufian Salim al-Shibani, as an ambassador to the United Arab Emirates.

A list of 21 candidates to be appointed as ambassadors, according to the letter, included PM Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh’s son-in-law despite the fact that he holds Canadian citizenship, in violation of the Libyan Diplomatic Corps Law and Nationality Law.