Mayor of Zuwara, Farhat Abu Al-Shawashy met Tuesday with the Italian ambassador to Libya, Giuseppe Buccino in Tripoli, to discuss the security situation in the region, especially its effect on the Mellitah gas complex.

The talks highlighted the risk of coronavirus and the need for the Italian government and Eni Gas Company to take the necessary precautions, in cooperation with the Libyan government and the World Health Organization, to ensure the non-transmission of the virus to the country, according to Zuwara Municipality Facebook page.