Williams Optimistic About Ceasefire in Libya.Published On(2020-08-31 17:49:00)
Cairo, 31 August 2020(Lana) UN Acting Special Envoy to Libya
Stephanie Williams has expressed optimism about chances of a
ceasefire in Libya, but warned that the window would not remain open
Williams called for Libya to be made a Libyan issue, after it
becoming an international one, and for all efforts to be put together
to reach a comprehensive political solution.
'We can be optimistic that a window has been opened, but it
won't be open indefinitely, the UN Envoy said, stressing talks
between the political parties should be comprehensive and including
civil society organisations, women and tribes.
Williams statement followed a meeting she had with Moroccan
Foreign Minister Nasser Abourita on Saturday.
Abourita said declaring Sirte and Jufra demilitarized zones was
important for resolving the crisis.