Ceasefire in Libya: Interior minister praises Algeria's position

APS - 19 August 2020

TRIPOLI- Interior Minister of the Libyan National Unity Government (GNA), Fathi Ali Bashagha, has welcomed Algeria's position and its "axial" role in strengthening the peace process in Libya.

"Algeria's position in favour of peace in Libya is considerable and we always welcome Algeria's role in reinvigorating the peace process in Libya," Ali Bashagha said on his Twitter account, adding that "Libya and Algeria are one people with a common destiny.

The statement by the GNA Interior Minister comes after the announcement of the ceasefire made by the two parties to the conflict in Libya.