The Head of the Libyan High Council of State (HCS) Khalid Al-Mishri has discussed with the Italian ambassador to Libya Giuseppe Buccino the developments of political and economic conditions as well as the military conflict in the country.

The discussion came in a meeting for the two officials in Tripoli, according to the media office of the HCS.

Al-Mishri said Libyan Army forces had achieved radical accomplishments on the frontlines against "criminal gangs of Khalifa Haftar".

He added that Haftar's forces became on the retreat in western Libya after the massive losses they had suffered, saying the military operations will continue until the sovereignty of the state is extended to the entire country.

The meeting went over the healthcare conditions in both Libya and Italy as well as the necessary measures to confront the Coronavirus pandemic.