Kadhafi, Compaore discuss AU summit

Tripoli- Libya (PANA) -- Libyan leader Mouammar Kadhafi and Burkinabe President Blaise Compaore met here Monday to discuss the agenda of this week's African Union (AU) summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and the mission of the committee saddled with drawing up a report on the Union government, official Libyan sources said.
Both leaders used the occasion to stress the need for Africa to continue to work towards finding solutions to the problems and conflicts afflicting parts of the continent, and to highlight the importance of dialogue in resolving the conflicts.
Ahead of the Addis Ababa summit, several African leaders have visited Tripoli to confer with the Libyan leader as part of preparations for the meeting.
The consultations have also been used to review ongoing efforts aimed at settling the conflicts in several parts of Africa.
Also Monday, Kadhafi, Chadian President Idris Deby and his counterpart in the Comoros, Ahmed Abdallah Sambi, held a tripartite meeting devoted to the issues on the agenda of the AU summit, especially the issue of the Union Government.

29 january 2008 08:21:00




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