The Daily Press Briefing

Statements made by
the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
and International Development
Spokesperson


Paris - December 23, 2015
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◢  Libya – Telephone conversation between Laurent Fabius and new Prime Minister Fayez Sarraj (December 22, 2015)

 
Libya – Telephone conversation between Laurent Fabius and new Prime Minister Fayez Sarraj (December 22, 2015)

Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, spoke on the phone this morning with new Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Sarraj, whom he congratulated on his appointment following the political agreement signed on December 17 in Skhirat.

He assured him that France stood alongside the Libyan people in order to overcome the challenges facing the country, starting with the need to ensure security in the capital, restore stability and combat terrorism.

Laurent Fabius announced to Fayez Sarraj that emergency medical assistance would be provided through the delivery of medicines to Benghazi Medical Center, in order to support the population of this city that has been torn apart by fighting.


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