Tag Archives | Government of National Accord (GNA)

Support for a Government of National Accord

Statement of support for a Government of National Accord in Libya The Governments of Algeria, France, Germany, Italy, Morocco, Spain, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States welcome the statement of support for a Government of National Accord in Libya signed by the majority of House of Representatives (HoR) members […]

Civil Servants Seek to Coordinate Aid

Technical Civil Servants from Across Libya Seek to Develop Aid Coordination and Delivery Mechanism A UN-organized meeting of Libyan specialists involved in aid coordination in key national institutions from across Libya convened in Tunis on 25-26 November 2015 with a view to improve aid coordination and delivery mechanism as well as provide a solid plan […]

Kobler Appeals to Tobruk and Tripoli

Kobler to Tobruk and Tripoli: Libyan People Deserve Peace, Prosperity; Time to Form Accord Gov. Special Representative of the Secretary-General Martin Kobler, on his first visit to Libya, pressed for the urgency of a rapid signature of the political agreement and the establishment of a Government of National Accord (GNA) to end the conflict Kobler […]

Mogherini Meets PM Designate of Transition Govt

The EU High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini (pictured) met Fayez Saraj, designated Prime Minister of the Transition Government in Libya, on Tuesday in Cairo. They discussed the situation in Libya at this critical time and the efforts to agree a Government of National Accord (GNA) on the lines as facilitated by UN Special Representative Bernardino Leon. […]

Continued Obstacles to a Deal in Libya

By Mohamed Eljarh, Nonresident Fellow with the Atlantic Council’s Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East. This article was originally published on the Atlantic Council’s MENASource blog on October 26, 2015, and is republished by Libya Business News with permission. The UN Special Envoy for Libya Bernardino Leon announced his final proposals for Libya’s national […]

Tuaregs Announce Support for Serraj Govt

The National Movement for the Tuaregs (NMT) has announced its support for the proposed Government of National Accord (GNA), according to a report from Libya Herald. It called on Libyans to put the national interest first, saying the deal was the only was to ensure the country’s security, stability and peace. Dialogue participant Musa Koni, […]

Tobruk Rejects UN Proposal

Libya's internationally-recognized parliament, the Tobruk-based House of Representatives (HoR), has reportedly decided to reject a United Nations proposal for a Government of National Accord (GNA). Reuters quotes parliament member and general rapporteur Saleh Ghalma as saying that "the majority of the HoR members rejected the U.N.-proposed unity government in today's meeting and called for the peace […]

Joint Statement on Libya

The Foreign Ministers of Algeria, France, Germany, Italy, Morocco, Qatar, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey, UAE, UK and US, and the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs call upon all parties to the Libyan Political Dialogue to immediately approve the political agreement brokered by UN Special Representative Leon following the meetings of the parties in Skhirat and […]