The Head of the Presidential Council, Mohammed Al-Menfi, discussed with the President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah El Sisi, the importance of continuing joint work to strengthen cooperation in various fields, especially in politics and security.

According to the Presidential Council, the two sides discussed on Thursday morning in Cairo the importance of supporting the political process in Libya, as Menfi praised the depth of the historical relations between the two neighboring countries, appreciating the Egyptian role in supporting Libya at all levels, and stressing the continuation of work to complete the election process.

El Sisi reaffirmed Egypt’s support for all efforts aimed at protecting Libya’s territorial integrity, and supporting state institutions to enable them to play their role to achieve the goal of holding presidential and parliamentary elections, thus advancing the path of stability and development in Libya, according to the Egyptian presidential spokesman.

The spokesman, Ahmed Fahmy, explained that the meeting saw an emphasis on the importance of working to consolidate the unity and security of the Libyan state, and the withdrawal of all foreign forces and mercenaries from Libya.

The spokesman pointed to the two parties’ reiteration on continuing to work to strengthen the capabilities of Libyan state institutions to carry out their role and complete the election process, ensuring the activation of the will of the Libyan people and the preservation of their capabilities and best interests.