US and Italy Stress Need for Ceasefire and Elections to be Conducted on set Time.

Published On(2021-04-13 14:37:21)

Washington, 13 April 2021(Lana) US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio have stressed at a meeting here importance of putting in place a full implementation of the ceasefire and conducting elections on the set time.

US State Department Spokesman Ned Price said in statement published on the Internet on Tuesday that the two Ministers reaffirmed their support for efforts being Libyans to re-unify the country, hold the elections in December and fully implement the ceasefire.

The meeting between the US and Italian Foreign Ministers comes as part of celebrating 160 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries.