Embassy Statement on International Day of Democracy
- News From Libya -
Aug 01, 2020
On August 17th, 2020, Ambassador Bughaighis conducted an introductory call with the U.S. Department of State’s new North Africa Deputy Director for Libya Walter Miller. Both Ambassador Bughaighis and Deputy Director Miller discussed the ongoing conflict within Libya and shared perspectives on the need for the resumption of political talks towards a peaceful solution. In addition to this, both the ambassador and Mr. Miller conversed on U.S. government support and engagement along with the importance of reopening access to Libya’s oil supply. Both agreed to continue the necessary dialogue and communication between the Libyan government and U.S. government in this regard.