The UN called the conference on Libya in Palermo successful

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotomonster-apartment of the United Nations in new York. Archival photoThe UN called the conference on Libya in Palermo successful© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The special representative of the UN Secretary-General for Libya, Ghassan salame called Italy held a successful conference on the settlement in Libya.

«I consider this conference a success and an important waypoint in our struggle for peace, stabilization and prosperity of the Libyan people,» he said at a press conference with Prime Minister of Italy, Giuseppe Conte.

According to Salam, during the meeting he heard «a loud message of unity of the international community to support the UN action plan supporting actions in the field of politics and security in Libya.»

The two-day conference on inter-Libyan settlement, organized by the Prime Minister of Italy, Giuseppe Conte, opened Monday in Palermo. It was attended by representatives of the Libyan authorities, including the Prime Minister of netsolace Fayez Sarraj, the presidents of Egypt and Tunisia. The Russian delegation was headed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

In Libya now is diarchy in the East sits a Parliament elected by people, and in the West, in the capital Tripoli, the rules generated with the support of the UN and the European Union, the government of national consent headed by Fitom Barragem. The authorities of the Eastern part of the country operate independently from Tripoli to cooperate with the national army led by Khalifa Haftarot that leads a protracted war with the militants.