Chairman of Presidential Council Fayez Sarrja held talks in the Qatari capital of Doha on Sunday with the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Ahmad Al Thani on the two countries’ relations and the latest political developments in Libya.

According to the media office of Presidential Council, Sarraj highlighted the political solution to Libya’s crisis on the basis of a civilian state and unity of state institutions.

He also called for new elections by the end of this year according to the action plan of UN envoy Ghassan Salame.

“The Chairman of Presidential Council expressed his hope that Qatar and other friendly countries will unify their stances towards the Libyan crisis and work in this direction,” the media office adds.

Qatar News Agency reported that the talks focused on the prominent regional and international developments, adding that Sheikh Tamim has reaffirmed Qatar's firm and supportive stance for Libya' unity and stability.