The Libyan Foreign Ministry has confirmed that Libyan students in Wuhan will be evacuated in cooperation with Algeria.

The ministry added in a statement yesterday that it is coordinating at the highest levels with the Algerian government to have the Libyans out of the infected city, onboard an Algerian airline, along with Algerian nationals.

It confirmed that there are six Libyans residing in Wuhan China and one of them has voluntarily chosen not to return to Libya.