The Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan congratulated Khaled Al-Mishri on his re-election as President of the High Council of State (HCS) for the third term.

This came during a phone call made by Erdogan to Al-Mishri, according to a statement issued by the Media Office of the HCS, which stated that the two sides discussed developments of the political situation in Libya and possible methods of solving the crisis in order to bring the country to the point of stability.