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Libya to pay Jordanian Private Hospitals $250m

The Libyan government will reportedly pay Jordan’s Private Hospital Association (PHA) $250 million for medical services received by Libyans in Jordan. Fawzi Hammouri (pictured), President of the PHA, told the Jordan Times last year that medical bills accumulated by Libyans in the Kingdom had reached nearly $350 million after the Libyan Civil War had broken […]

Libya still owes Jordan $300m in Unpaid Medical Bills

By John Lee. Private hospitals in Jordan are reportedly still owed up to $300 million for the treatment of injured Libyans during the civil war. The head of Jordan’s Private Hospital Association (PHA), Fawzi Hammouri (pictured), told The Jordan Times: “The problem is that we are dealing … with [multiple sources] in Libya, and not […]

Libya to pay $300m Medical Debt to Jordan

By John Lee. Khalifa Hafter, the head of the Libya National Army (LNA), has reportedly agreed to pay outstanding debts of $300 million owed to Jordanian hospitals. According to Middle East Monitor, Jordan’s Private Hospitals Association raised the issue last week with a visiting Libyan delegation. The report says: “The debts are believed to have accumulated […]

International Community Reaffirms Support for GNA

Ministerial Meeting for Libya Joint Communique, Vienna 16 May 2016 We welcome the presence of Prime Minister al-Sarraj and commend his leadership in guiding Libya’s institutions through seating the government in Tripoli, a turning point in the Libyan political process. We express our strong support for the Libyan people in maintaining the unity of Libya. […]

Joint Communique from Ministerial Meeting in Rome

We affirm our full support for the Libyan people in maintaining the unity of Libya and its institutions that function for the benefit of the whole Country. A Government of National Accord based in the capital Tripoli is urgently needed to provide Libya the means to maintain governance, promote stability and economic development. We stand […]

Jordan, Libya to Increase Military Cooperation

The Commander of the Libyan army loyal to the internationally-recognised government in Tobruk, Khalifa Haftar, has said that Jordan will increase military cooperation with Libya, including helping to train Libyan army forces. Xinhua reports that Haftar, who arrived in Jordan on Friday, made his remarks after meeting with several Jordanian officials and military officers. Jordan […]

Jordanian Appointed Deputy Head of UNSMIL

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced the appointment of Ali H. Al-Za’tari of Jordan as his new Deputy Special Representative and Deputy Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), where he will also serve as United Nations Resident Coordinator, Humanitarian Coordinator and Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Mr. […]

Govt to pay Tunisian, Jordanian Healthcare Debts

The internationally-recognised government, meeting in Beida, has stressed the need for Libya to pay its medical and health debts to Tunisia and Jordan, according to a report from Libya Herald. The al-Thinni-led cabinet emphasised the need to at least start paying part of Libya’ outstanding debts to these countries as ‘‘a sign of good faith’’; […]