Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Security Council condemn efforts to undermine Libya elections
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Security Council condemn efforts to undermine Libya elections

The Security Council stressed on Wedensday the importance of an inclusive and consultative electoral process in Libya with the wide acceptance of Libyan stakeholders and condemned any efforts to undermine the process including through efforts to stoke violence or sow disinformation or inhibit voter participation.

The Security Council strongly urged all Libyan stakeholders to commit to accept the elections results and to respect the rights of their political opponents before, during and after the elections, according to a statement by UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL). 

The Council also recalled that individuals or entities who threaten the peace, stability or security of Libya or obstruct or undermine the successful completion of its political transition, including by obstructing or undermining the elections, may be designated for its sanctions.