The First Deputy Head of the High Council of State (HCS), Masoud Obaid, has met with the Russian Ambassador to Libya, Haider Rashid Aghanen, at the HCS headquarters in the capital, Tripoli.

The two sides discussed the latest situation in the city of Derna, exchanging views on the latest political developments in Libya, according to the HCS media office.

For his part, Obaid thanked Russia for the assistance it provided to the city.