US envoy says there maybe US embassy in Libya soon

Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Welch said Wednesday that ties between the United States and Libya had developed to such an extent that it was likely that a US embassy would be set up in Tripoli soon.

US envoy says there maybe US embassy in Libya soon
Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Welch said Wednesday that ties between the United States and Libya had developed to such an extent that it was likely that a US embassy would be set up in Tripoli soon.

There was goodwill on both sides, Welch said, adding that he expected high-level visits between the two countries in the near future.

Welch held talks on Wednesday with Libyan Foreign Minister Abdul Rahman Shalgam and discussed issues related to cooperation in economic, political, educational and cultural fields as well as in fighting "terrorism".


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