The Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR), Aqila Saleh, has stressed the necessity of forming a new government whose primary mission is to hold presidential and parliamentary elections.

This came during a meeting held on Saturday in Al-Qubba with the French Ambassador to Libya, Mustafa Mihraje, to discuss developments in the political situation.

The ambassador extended an official invitation to Saleh to visit France in the coming days, according to the HoR media office.