Saleh, Mishri to hold “Turkish-mediated talks”, report

Saleh, Mishri to hold “Turkish-mediated talks”, report

Speaker of Libya’s House of Representatives, Aguila Saleh, and Chairman of the High Council of State, Khaled Mishri, are preparing to hold a new round of “Turkish-mediated talks” to address forming constitutional basis for the long-delayed elections, reports London-based newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat.

Citing unnamed parliamentary sources, Asharq Al-Awsat stated that Saleh is preparing to visit Turkey where he will meet again with Mishri.

The two had agreed in Rabat in October on the implementation of the article on sovereign posts, addressed in the Bouznika agreement, before the end of the year.

They also agreed on the resumption of dialogue with the aim of holding presidential and parliamentary elections with the agreement of the parliament and High Council of State.