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Russian senior diplomat meets with Libyan ambassador to Moscow

Russian senior diplomat meets with Libyan ambassador to Moscow

Russian presidential envoy for the Middle East and African countries and Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov met with Libyan Ambassador to Moscow Muhammad al-Maghrabi and stressed the importance of a nationwide consensus in Libya, the Russian foreign ministry said on Monday.

“The two sides exchanged views on the development of the situation in and around Libya,” it said.

“The Russian side stressed the importance of a nationwide consensus in Libya on the key provisions of the national agenda, with due account of the interests of all political forces and social groups in the country with a purpose of ensuring Libya’s unity, sovereignty, and territorial integrity.”

The meeting was requested by the Libyan side, according to Russian News Agency (TASS).