The Legal Committee of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF) announced the conclusion of its meeting in Tunis by agreeing on the constitutional norm to hold the elections on December 24.

The committee said, in a statement on Friday, that it will present this constitutional rule, along with its final report, to the forum as soon as possible for consideration.

Members of the committee expressed their appreciation to Tunisia for hosting the sessions and to the UN mission and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for their support throughout the course of the dialogue.

It also thanked the Libyan people for their "support" to the forum's efforts expressing hope to achieve political legitimacy through free and fair elections.