Libya, Morocco discuss consular issues, future economic forum

Source: Xinhua| 2021-06-12 11:00:48|Editor: huaxia
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TRIPOLI, June 11 (Xinhua) -- Libyan Foreign Minister Najla al-Mangoush on Friday met with Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita in the capital Tripoli, stressing the importance of the partnership between the two countries.

"The Minister stressed the importance of the strategic partnership between Libya and the Kingdom of Morocco, which is an important partnership in the entire region against extremism and terrorism," said al-Mangoush in a statement issued by the Libyan Foreign Ministry.

She also expressed aspiration for Morocco's support for Libya's stability, and stressed the possibility of convening an economic forum to enhance joint cooperation, the statement said.

The Libyan minister called for the reopening of the Moroccan embassy in Libya and easing procedures for granting entry visas to Morocco for Libyans.

Bourita stressed Morocco's support for Libya, confirming that his country believes Libyans are capable of ending the crisis in their country.

The Moroccan minister said a future meeting of the joint consular committee to resolve a number of consular issues between the two countries was also raised. Enditem