The Special Envoy of the French President to Libya, Paul Soler and the French ambassador to Libya, Mustafa Mihraje, have confirmed during their meeting with the UN envoy to Libya, Abdoulaye Bathily, support for his initiative to hold elections in Libya before the end of this year.

The French Embassy in Libya confirmed that representatives of France, Germany, Italy, UK and the US are in Libya to express their support for Bathily’s initiative to obtain the support of Libyan leaders for a roadmap for elections in Libya.

The representatives stressed in their meetings with the Libyan authorities the necessity of reaching settlements to hold the elections, to enable the Libyan people to fulfill their desire to choose their leaders, according to the French embassy.