Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Italy, Matteo Salvini said Friday that "a particular country" -which he did not name- is pushing towards a military solution in Libya to achieve economic interests.

Salvini said on the sidelines of the G-7 interior ministers meeting in France that he had received information from his country's intelligence service about developments in Libya, stressing on the need for pacification, according to the Italian news agency "Aki",

"This country is seeking to achieve economic and commercial interests and wants an armed solution," Salvini added, saying that "this will be devastating," according to Aki.