The Libyan Defense and Security Council confirmed the continuation of coordination between the security and military apparatuses to maintain the security and stability of the nation and to secure the lives of people across the country, according to the media office of the Head of the Presidential Council, Mohammed Menfi.

The Defense and Security Council held Wednesday a meeting in Tripoli. The meeting was chaired by Menfi, who is also the Chief Commander of the Libyan Army, and the Deputy Heads of the Presidential Council, Mossa Al-Koni and Abdullah Al-Lafi.

The meeting included the Prime Minister of the Government of National Unity, the Minister of Defense, Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, the Chief of the General Staff, Mohammed Al-Haddad, the Head of the General Intelligence Service, Hussein Al-Ayeb, the Designated Minister of Interior, Emad Al-Trabelsi, and the Head of the Internal Security Apparatus, Lutfi Al-Harari.

Menfi's media office also said that the meeting reviewed the security and military situation in all regions and the steps that has been taken to establish security to protect public and private properties, combat organized crime, reduce illegal immigration, and secure borders.

The meeting of the Defense and Security Council came after that of the Presidential Council with Dbeibah, Al-Haddad, and the commanders of the central, Tripoli, and west coast military zones, to discuss the workflow in the various military zones, and reviewe coordination mechanisms among the regions.