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Tunisia calls for an imediate ceascefire in Libya

TUNIS, Tunisian Foreign Minister Khamis Al-Jhinaoui called on Thursday to put an end to the fighting in Libya.

This came in telephone conversation with Libyan army commander Khalifa Haftar, Tunisia Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Al-Jhinaoui reiterated that priority should be given to dialogue and the political process among conflicting Libyan factions under the umbrella of the United Nations.

The Tunisian top diplomat voiced support for the UN efforts to stop the bloody fighting and the military escalation in Libya in order to preserve the safety and security of innocent civilians.

Source: Kuwait News Agency