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Launch of Security Dialogue between Libya and the U.S.

 Jul 01, 2020

On November 13, 2019 the U.S. Government and the Libyan Government of National Accord, represented by Foreign Minister Mohamed Syala and Minister of Interior Fathi Bashaagha, launched a US-Libyan security dialogue in Washington, D.C. This will facilitate further U.S.-Libyan cooperation to prevent undue foreign interference, reinforce legitimate state authority, and address the issues underlying the conflict. The Government of National Accord’s delegation expressed grave concerns   regarding   the   securitysituation and its effect on the civilian population. The U.S. side was comprised of officials from the U.S. Department of State, Department of Defense, Department of  Homeland Security  and  the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).