HSC confirms conditional attendance of Paris conference
By Sami Zaptia.
London, 28 May 2018:
The High State Council (HSC) voted yesterday its approval for the attendance of tomorrow’s Paris conference on Libya – subject to the following four conditions:
- That the Libyan Political Agreement is the only political and legal framework for the conference.
- There can be no elections except after a referendum on the draft constitution in order to achieve a permanent political status and permanent political stability.
- The assurance of a civilian state and military and security institutions under civilian authority.
- An immediate ceasefire in Derna, lifting its siege, protecting civilians and an end to its destruction.