The US Special Envoy/Ambassador, Richard Norland, has arrived in Algeria, where he met with Libya's Ambassador Salih Bakdah.

The meeting was joined by US Ambassador to Algeria, Elizabeth Aubin.

“I appreciated the hospitality that Libyan Ambassador to Algeria extended to US Ambassador Elizabeth Aubin and me," Norland tweeted on Sunday.

The two sides discussed the "positive role" that Algeria is playing in support of stability in Libya, according to a tweet by the US Embassy in Libya.