Khaled Al-Mishri, Head of the High Council of State (HCS), received on Thursday the Italian ambassador to Libya, Giuseppe Buccino.

A statement by the HCS media office said the two sides discussed the latest political developments in the country and ways to make the elections successful.

Al-Mishri stressed the need to achieve a consensus on the constitutional and voting laws, leading to fair elections that meet the aspirations of Libyans.

On Wednesday, the Italian ambassador met with the First Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR), Fawzi Al-Nuwairi. They reviewed the latest developments in Libya and ways to strengthen Libyan-Italian relations, according to a statement by the HoR spokesman, Abdullah Belhaq.