Browsing: Aqila Saleh

Libyan Parliament Speaker Aqila Saleh described the Government of National Government (GNU) as illegitimate, pointing out that the dealings of some countries and the United Nations with GNU after the withdrawal of confidence from it fueled the situation and contributed to the divide in Libya.

UN Special Adviser on Libya, Stephanie Williams, said she met Wednesday with House of Representatives (HoR) Speaker Agila Saleh in Qubba to discuss plans for next week’s final round of the Joint HoR/High Council of State (HCS) Committee talks in Cairo “aimed at establishing the constitutional framework needed to take Libya to comprehensive national elections as soon as possible.”

An official statement issued by the Libyan Parliament Speaker Aqila Saleh confirmed Saturday the freezing of oil revenues at the Libyan Foreign Bank until “the establishment of guarantees and a mechanism for all Libyans to benefit from this income, in a manner that achieves justice and equality for all.”