Haftar’s Visit to Palermo Vowing to Instill Political Stability in Libya
Haftar’s Visit to Palermo Vowing to Instill Political Stability in Libya
Elections in Libya: spring potential timeline for elections - Italy's FM
14 November, 2018, 22:52
Head of the Libyan National Army, General Khalifa Haftar, who is now engaged in the second Libyan Civil War, reached the Italian city of Palermo to attend an worldwide conference.
Sources close to Haftar told Asharq Al-Awsat that the LNA chief was receptive of Italy's efforts to persuade him to attend the conference despite his objection to the invitation of President of the High Council of State Khalid al-Mishri, who is close to the Muslim Brotherhood.
Eventually, the West hopes Libyans will have a democratic election, but the conference isn't aiming to fix a date.
"Haftar already succeeding in making the PalermoConference about the importance of his role in any potential agreement in Libya going forward and reinforcing his position as the key actor in the Libyan crisis", said Mohamed ElJarh, CEO of research and consulting firm Libya Outlook. Last week, the UN's Special Envoy for Libya, Ghassan Salame, confirmed that elections were likely to be postponed until spring 2019.
Prior to the Palermo meeting getting underway, the LNA submitted demands through a civil envoy to the gatherers.
In September, a United Nations panel found Belgium in breach of the asset freeze sanctions as interest payments on these funds might have been transferred to the accounts belonging to the Libyan Investment Authority.
Meanwhile, LIA funds are still locked in four main bank accounts, managed by Euroclear, the bank belonging to the International Central Securities Depository (ICSD) in Brussels, one of the two international depositories of shares and bonds (the other one being Clearstream in Luxemburg).
Monday's proceedings in Palermo witnessed the meetings of various technical committees that discussed economic and financial reforms.
In an interview published Monday in Italian daily La Stampa, Conte portrayed the gathering as an opportunity to "sustain the creation and deployment of regular armed forces and security forces".
Tripoli. Italy hosts Libyan and global leaders on Tuesday to try to kick-start a long-stalled political process and trigger elections, with eastern Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar casting a shadow over the fresh bid to bring stability to the chaos-stricken nation, reported AFP.
"We want to ask at the national conference: what type of election do you want, parliamentary or presidential, and what kind of law", he said.
Others noted how the conference was being exploited by Italian officials, particularly Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, to direct criticism against France.
In both public and private, the Rockets found Anthony to be accepting of his role and responsibilities with the team. Per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , there are many around that league that believe he's played his last game in Houston.
Mr Finch knew nothing of this when police vehicles arrived at his home and he stepped out to see what was going on. Barriss was charged with involuntary manslaughter after police shot and killed Finch following the false call.
However, the new date means he doesn't have to tee it up in Europe until just before the Open Championship at Royal Portrush. On four occasions, the victor of the DP World Tour Championship has succeeded in winning the Race to Dubai crown.
Just like before, when Pause is enabled, some updates , like Windows Defender definition updates , will continue to be installed. If users don't jump to the next branch release after that period of time, then they risk not getting future security updates .
A 2016 survey by FairVote of some 4,687 statewide general elections between 2000 and 2015 found only 27 statewide recounts . His luxury Mar-a-Lago estate, dubbed the "winter White House", is in Palm Beach and he has many business associates there.
When Are These Coming Out? The pictures are from July this year, as can be seen on the PC monitor in the background of one photo. Added to this, UploadVR claims to have some inside knowledge of what we're looking at here.
In fact, Apple once ended up bricking hundreds of iPhones repaired by third-party shops with Error 53 post an iOS update. The document did not cover the newly announced Mac Mini and MacBook Air as they weren't announced back then.
Meanwhile, Simbu has also released a statement saying his movie Vandha Rajavathan Varuven will try its best to make it for Pongal. Hence, Petta is going to be a crucial project for Karthik too in his career to prove his mettle at the ticket window.
This section provides information about leading players with their useful business strategies in the market . Artificial Lift Pumps market Analysis with Market Status and Market Competition by Companies and Countries.
The company will also receive $22,000 for each job created over the next 12 years as part of a workforce cash grant from Virginia. Arlington promised $550 million in subsidies for its, while NY will shell out three times that amount.
They began sparring after Acosta asked Trump about the caravan of migrants heading from Latin America to the southern U.S. border. CNN CEO Jeff Zucker , in a letter to White House chief of staff John Kelly , called it a "pattern of targeted harassment".
Fans mourn loss of Marvel comics legend Stan Lee
Speaking to TMZ , JC Lee described the character - Dirt Man - as "the last little angel we've got tucked away". Tributes have been pouring in from around the world as comic-book legend Stan Lee passed away yesterday .
Watch Kevin Anderson v Kei Nishikori live in the ATP Finals
The merciless Djokovic held serve before breaking Isner once more with an inch-perfect backhand passing shot on match point. The one break Djokovic converted in the first set, at 2-2, was a cross-court forehand return victor which stranded Isner.
Kyle Busch wins at Phoenix, playoff field trimmed to four
Four laps into the run, Kyle Busch overtook Truex for the lead, followed by Keselowski doing the same to claim second. Harvick was fastest in Saturday's final practices, won the pole, and pulled out to a quick lead when the race began.
Dozens dead, hundreds missing In California fires
On Monday, she asked on Twitter for someone to take over the posts, saying she is "so emotionally and mentally exhausted". Crews in the state are working to battle the flames as winds, temperatures, and humidity levels work against their favor.
Georgia Schedules Clemson, Texas
Then No. 8 Clemson defeated fifth-ranked Georgia 38-35 at home in 2013 but fell to the Bulldogs in Athens the following year. The series between Clemson and Georgia will be played in Clemson, South Carolina, in 2029 and Athens, Georgia in 2030.
Malaysian PM accuses Goldman Sachs of cheating
Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s reputation is facing one of its biggest crises of the decade - and now its shares are, too. Malaysian financier Low Taek Jho, often called Jho Low, was charged by U.S. prosecutors this month.
Arrests in Slayings of 8 Family Members
George "Billy" Wagner III, Angela Wagner , and sons George Wagner IV and Edward "Jake" Wagner were arrested Tuesday. Attorney General Mike DeWine said at the time that the killings appeared to be "preplanned" and "sophisticated".
California wildfires deadliest in state's history
More than 7,500 homes and buildings have been destroyed in the Camp Fire and the Woolsey Fire in Southern California . In addition to the Camp Fire , two smaller fires in southern California have killed two people since last week.
DRC Says Ebola Outbreak Worst in Country's Recorded History
Health officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo say over 200 people have now died from the latest outbreak of Ebola . At least 25 000 people have been inoculated against the Ebola outbreak in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo .