Chairman of the Presidential Council, Mohamed Menfi, discussed, on Sunday, with the Italian ambassador to Libya, Giuseppe Buccino, the latest political and security developments in Libya.

Amb. Buccino conveyed to Menfi greetings of the Italian President, Sergio Mattarella, offering his condolences on behalf of the Italian government on the victims who fell in the recent Tripoli clashes, and expressing appreciation of the ‘balanced position of the Presidential Council’ backing consensus among political parties, according to Presidential Council statement.

The meeting also reviewed bilateral relations, security and military situation in the country in general, and in the capital, Tripoli, in particular and steps taken to bring together the Libyan parties and restore momentum to the electoral process.