Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - The Chairman of the Libyan Presidential Council, Mohamed al-Manfi, on Wednesday met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meetings in New York. A statement from the Press Office of the Libyan Presidential Council said their discussions focused on the latest political [...]
©- - 23 september 2021 - 10:32:53 - thread Politics (271 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - The joint Libyan-Egyptian High Commission concluded its 11th meeting on Thursday in Cairo with the signing of several agreements and memoranda of understanding in various fields of cooperation. Libyan Prime Minister Abdelhamid Al-Dbaiba and his Egyptian counterpart, Mostafa Madbouly, co-chaired the meeting, held for the first time [...]
©- - 16 september 2021 - 16:54:44 - thread Politics (555 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) -Egypt "gives the highest priority to restoring stability in Libya and enabling it to regain  its regional and international role", Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sissi assured Libyan Prime Minister Abdelhamid Al-Dbaiba on Thursday. During their meeting in Cairo, in the presence of Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly and [...]
©- - 16 september 2021 - 15:35:40 - thread Politics (345 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libya and Egypt will sign 13 agreements in various fields of cooperation during the meeting of the Libyan-Egyptian Joint High Commission for Cooperation in Cairo on Thursday. Libyan Prime Minister Abdelhamid al-Dbaiba and his Egyptian counterpart Mostafa Madbouly will ne present at the signing ceremony. A statement issued [...]
©- - 16 september 2021 - 12:48:37 - thread Politics (181 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Meetings of the joint Libyan-Egyptian High Commission are scheduled for Thursday in Cairo, Egypt, in the presence of Prime Minister Abdelhamid Al-Dbaiba of the national unity government and his Egyptian counterpart, Mustafa Madbouly. Libya's Minister of Economy and Trade, Mohamed Al-Haweij, arrived in Cairo on Monday heading [...]
©- - 14 september 2021 - 17:10:57 - thread Politics (242 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libya and Malta have agreed on a number of measures, the most important of which is to increase the volume of investments between themselves, Libyan Prime Minister Abdelhamid al-Dbaiba announced at in Valletta on Friday. Speaking at a joint press conference with his Maltese counterpart, Robert Abela, [...]
©- - 10 september 2021 - 17:57:22 - thread Politics (391 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - The prime minister of the National Unity Government, Abdelhamid Al-Dbaiba, discussed with Tunisian President Kaïs Saïed the opening of the border crossings between their countries, an official statement said here Thursday. The two leaders agreed to coordinate between the Libyan and Tunisian Ministries of Health and Interior [...]
©- - 09 september 2021 - 21:19:08 - thread Politics (172 words)


Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - The prime minister of the Libyan government of national unity, Abdelhamid Al Dbaiba, arrived Thursday in Tunis on an official visit. He will meet with Tunisian President Kais Saied against the backdrop of tensions noted recently between the two countries. Dbaiba and his delegation were welcomed by several [...]
©- - 09 september 2021 - 19:19:20 - thread Politics (204 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libyan Prime Minister  Abdelhamid Al-Dbaiba has said he does not accuse Tunisia of exporting terrorism. Announcing his visit to Tunis on Thursday, he said that his scheduled meeting with Tunisian President Kaïs Saïed aims to strengthen and develop relations in a way that achieves "the common interests [...]
©- - 08 september 2021 - 18:16:56 - thread Politics (308 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libyan Prime Minister, Abdelhamid Al-Dbaiba, and King Abdullah II of Jordan on Sunday discussed plans to strengthen relations between the two countries during Al-Dbaiba's visit to Jordan. A post on the government's Facebook page, "Hakomitna", said the meeting took place in the presence of the Libyan Foreign [...]
©- - 29 august 2021 - 18:17:43 - thread Politics (87 words)


Rabat, Morocco (PANA) - Morocco and Sierra Leone on Thursday signed a deal, designed to strengthen their bilateral cooperation in several areas. The deal, signed in Rabat by the Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccans Living Abroad, Nasser Bourita, and his Sierra Leonean counterpart, David Francis, is in [...]
©- - 27 august 2021 - 18:11:48 - thread Politics (424 words)


Bamako, Mali (PANA) - The Algerian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ramtane Lamamra, on a visit to Mali on Wednesday and Thursday, has reaffirmed Algeria's support, both in the implementation of the Algiers Agreement and in the economic development of Mali. Lamamra was quoted to have said that "Algeria must stand by [...]
©- - 27 august 2021 - 17:57:50 - thread Politics (378 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libyan Presidential Council member, Abdallah Al-Lafi, and the Moroccan Foreign Minister, Nasser Bourita, on Wednesday discussed ways to strengthen cooperation on common economic issues between Libya and Morocco. The two officials held the discussion during an official visit to the Moroccan capital, Rabat, by Al-Lafi. Mechanisms to support [...]
©- - 25 august 2021 - 18:57:23 - thread Politics (296 words)


Khartoum, Sudan (PANA) - The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Karim Khan, Tuesday concluded a weeklong visit to Khartoum, his first visit to the Sudan, where he signed a new Memorandum of Understanding ensuring greater cooperation with Sudanese authorities. In a statement he issued and received by PANA in [...]
©- - 17 august 2021 - 21:09:04 - thread Politics (414 words)


Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (PANA) - The third meeting of governors of the administrative border regions of Liptako-Gourma (Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger) began here Wednesday. It was under the theme "Strengthening Administrative Cross-border Cooperation", the Burkina Faso ministry of Decentralization announced. The Minister Delegate in charge of Decentralization, Madiara Sagnon/Tou, the Acting Executive [...]
©- - 11 august 2021 - 22:36:15 - thread Politics (244 words)


Khartoum, Sudan (PANA) - The visiting Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Karim Khan, on Tuesday held a series of meetings with senior government officials in the Sudan, focused on how the court and the judiciary system in the African country could cooperate to serve justice for civilians persecuted [...]
©- - 10 august 2021 - 18:05:45 - thread Politics (449 words)


Bujumbura, Burundi (PANA) - The extradition on Friday of 19 alleged Burundian rebels captured in Rwanda in September 2019 has revived security cooperation between the two countries, which observers say have been accusing each other of mutual destabilisation for more than six years. The identity of the rebels has not been [...]
©- - 31 july 2021 - 18:38:22 - thread Politics (201 words)


Bamako, Mali (PANA) - Mali's President of the Transition, Col. Assimi Goita, on Thursday received Mauritanian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Mauritanians Abroad, Ismael Ould Cheick Hamed, who delivered a message of friendship and support from Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould El-Ghazouani to the Malian people and the Transition administration. At [...]
©- - 16 july 2021 - 12:56:10 - thread Politics (289 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA)  - The chairman of the Libyan Presidential Council, Mohamed Al-Manfi, Thursday received the special emissary of the President of Congo, Lucien Ibata, with a message from President Denis Sassou Nguesso to visit Brazzaville. President Nguesso is also Chairman of the African Union High Level Committee on Libya. During the [...]
©- - 15 july 2021 - 21:31:44 - thread Politics (200 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libyan Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord Abdelhamid Al-Dbaiba Monday discussed during talks with high-level Moroccan officials "Libyan-Moroccan relations and ways to strengthen fraternal ties between the two brotherly peoples". A statement issued here by the Information Office of Al-Dbaiba said the Libyan Prime Minister [...]
©- - 28 june 2021 - 22:01:59 - thread Politics (291 words)


Rabat, Morocco (PANA) - Morocco and Liberia signed on Thursday in Rabat a cooperation roadmap for the 2021-2023 period and a cooperation agreement on  exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons. The agreements were signed by Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccans Living Abroad, Nasser Bourita, and his Liberian counterpart, [...]
©- - 25 june 2021 - 15:43:51 - thread Politics (147 words)


Bujumbura, Burundi (PANA) - The European Union (EU) is set to lift the first economic embargo against Burundi in 43 years of continuous presence in the African Great Lakes country plagued by a serious political and human rights crisis following controversial and violence-ridden elections in 2015. The good news was announced [...]
©- - 23 june 2021 - 21:50:43 - thread Politics (708 words)


Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - Tunisian President Kais Saeid, on Thursday received the French Prime Minister, Jean Castex, who is visiting Tunisia in the company of his Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Jean-Yves Le Drian, the Tunisian presidency announced in a statement from Tunis. Speaking at the meeting, the Tunisian Head [...]
©- - 03 june 2021 - 17:26:20 - thread Politics (264 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libyan Prime Minister Abdelhamid al-Dbaiba has announced an agreement on the activation of the Libyan-French Joint Commission, which was suspended on 2002. Speaking in Paris during a joint press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron, he welcomed the official resumption of relations under the government and institutions [...]
©- - 02 june 2021 - 10:22:39 - thread Politics (467 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - The Turkish Vice President, Fouad Aktay, has reiterated his country's support for Libya and expressed its willingness to provide all its expertise in various fields to the Libyan people. This position was expressed during a meeting on Friday evening in Istanbul between Oktay and the Vice President [...]
©- - 29 may 2021 - 14:21:24 - thread Politics (330 words)


Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - French Prime Minister Jean Castex, will pay an official visit to Tunisia on 2-3 of June, on the occasion of the third session of the High Council for Franco-Tunisian Cooperation, PANA learned from a diplomatic source in Tunis. During the visit, several agreements will be signed in [...]
©- - 25 may 2021 - 16:33:45 - thread Politics (197 words)


Brussels, Belgium (PANA) - The European Parliament on Wednesday underlined the strategic nature of relations between Morocco and the European Union and recommended more support to the Kingdom. In a report on the implementation of the EU's general budget for the 2019 financial year adopted in plenary, the European Parliament considered [...]
©- - 29 april 2021 - 11:13:46 - thread Politics (223 words)


Brussels, Belgium (PANA) - The European Council on Monday approved conclusions reaffirming the importance of a solid and long-term partnership between the European Union (EU) and the Sahel region, and of stepping up that partnership through an ambitious EU strategy setting the framework for its policies and actions in the [...]
©- - 19 april 2021 - 12:45:23 - thread Politics (341 words)


Paris, France (PANA) - French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs, Jean Yves Le Drian, on Thursday hailed the quality of security cooperation between France and Morocco, reiterating his country's support for the Moroccan autonomy plan for the Sahara. Le Drianhe had a video conference meeting  with his Moroccan counterpart, Nasser [...]
©- - 09 april 2021 - 10:31:23 - thread Politics (360 words)


Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - President Kaïs Saied on Wednesday received the minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Libyan Government of National Accord, Najla Al-Mangoush, who is making her first visit abroad since her nomination to that position. A statement issued by the Tunisian presidency said the Tunisian president [...]
©- - 07 april 2021 - 21:46:58 - thread Politics (296 words)


Khartoum, Sudan (PANA) – Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdouk and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday spoke on phone with their discussion focusing on US support for the civilian-led transitional government’s efforts to advance the peace process, address regional and economic issues and promote political reforms.  The Sudan News [...]
©- - 06 april 2021 - 11:07:50 - thread Politics (382 words)


Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - Tunisian President Kais Saeid on Monday received the President of the European Council, Mr. Charles Michel, during a meeting which allowed the two men to discuss strengthening of cooperation between Tunisia and the European Union (EU), a statement from the Tunisian Presidency said. The meeting was also [...]
©- - 06 april 2021 - 09:35:30 - thread Politics (313 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - As part of cooperation between the Ministry of Justice and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Libyan Minister of Justice Halima Ibrahim Abderahman on Tuesday  received in her office the Director General of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Yves Daccord, who [...]
©- - 30 march 2021 - 18:36:33 - thread Politics (189 words)


Doha, Qatar (PANA) - Qatar and the Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday signed agreements and memoranda of understanding following the visit of President Félix Tshisekedi to the Gulf emirate. According to an official statement, the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Hamad al Thani, held talks with his Congolese guest on  [...]
©- - 30 march 2021 - 18:08:58 - thread Politics (218 words)


Bujumbura, Burundi (PANA) - Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye has expressed "total satisfaction," with his three-day visit to Egypt at the head of a government and business delegation. Discussions between the two sides focused on several subjects of common interest, such as health, education, agriculture and livestock, tourism, new technologies, industry, infrastructure [...]
©- - 27 march 2021 - 18:10:47 - thread Politics (200 words)


Conakry, Guinea (PANA) - The Algerian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sabri Boukadoum, has paid a courtesy call on Guinean head of state Alpha Condé with their discussions focusing on deepening bilateral cooperation in several areas, particularly mines and security. "My trip to Guinea aims to give a great opportunity to both [...]
©- - 27 march 2021 - 17:19:29 - thread Politics (138 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - The European Union's High Representative for Foreign Policy, Josep Borrell, has promised the EU's help in strengthening institutions, economic governance and preparing for the elections to be held in Libya on 24 December. During a telephone conversation on Thursday with the new Libyan Prime Minister Mr. Abdelhamid al-Dbaiba, he [...]
©- - 26 march 2021 - 11:41:32 - thread Politics (189 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libyan Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Najal Al-Mangouch, said on Thursday that she has agreed with Germany, France and Italy, on the need to the rapid reopening and resumption of activities of embassies and consulates throughout Libya and the ease of granting visa in [...]
©- - 25 march 2021 - 16:01:03 - thread Politics (274 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - The Deputy Chairman of the Libyan Presidential Council, Mr. Moussa al-Koni, said challenges at Libya's southern borders were among the issues discussed during talks between Council President Mr. Mohamed al-Manfi, and French President Emmanuel Macron, during the first foreign visit by the two Libyan officials to [...]
©- - 24 march 2021 - 15:38:48 - thread Politics (275 words)


Athens, Greece (PANA) - Greek Prime Minister Kyriákos Mitsotákis and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sissi have discussed in a telephone conversation ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation in the economic and security fields. According to official sources, the two statesmen also exchanged views on regional issues relating to the Middle East and [...]
©- - 19 march 2021 - 15:40:18 - thread Politics (163 words)


Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - Tunisia and Libya agreed to give a new impetus to commercial activity between them, a joint statement published on Wednesday on the official page of the Tunisian presidency, at the end of the visit of Tunisian President Kais Saeid to Libya said. They have also agreed to develop [...]
©- - 18 march 2021 - 11:28:46 - thread Politics (365 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libya's Prime Minister-designate Abdelhamid Al-Dbaiba on Friday spoke with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the latest political developments in Libya. In a telephone conversation with Al-Dbaiba, Merkel congratulated him on his appointment as head of government, said  a statement released by the Media Office of the Prime [...]
©- - 05 march 2021 - 16:02:36 - thread Politics (199 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libya's newly appointed Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord, Abdelhamid Dbeibah, said the country is  eager "to establish a comprehensive partnership with Egypt with the aim of replicating successful models from its development experience, especially in restoring security, stability, launching the development and reform [...]
©- - 18 february 2021 - 14:28:27 - thread Politics (462 words)


Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – South Africa's Committee of Communications and Digital Technologies has agreed to invite Facebook to meet with the committee in Parliament. This follows concerns that Facebook Africa has yet to provide a plan on what steps it will be taking in tackling misinformation ahead of South [...]
©- - 17 february 2021 - 12:56:03 - thread Politics (254 words)


Conakry, Guinea (PANA) - Guinea and Sierra Leone Tuesday agreed to re-open their common border following the visit of Sierra Leonean President Julius Maada Bio, an official statement issued here said. Guinea unilaterally closed in September on the eve of the presidential election its border with Sierra Leone, as well as [...]
©- - 17 february 2021 - 00:03:07 - thread Politics (170 words)


Bamako, Mali (PANA) - The Mali-Algeria Joint Committee in charge of monitoring military and technical cooperation started its 14th session on Wednesday in Bamako to review activities of the past year. It has already taken note that some decisions could not be implemented due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Secretary General for Defence, [...]
©- - 11 february 2021 - 13:23:52 - thread Politics (359 words)


Conakry, Guinea (PANA) - Sierra Leonean President, Julius Maada Bio, will travel to Guinea on Monday for a "48-hour state visit", PANA learned on Wednesday from a well-informed source in the Guinean capital. The Guinean Foreign Ministry emphasizes on its Facebook page that the  visit will be used by Presidents Bio [...]
©- - 10 february 2021 - 17:41:06 - thread Politics (393 words)


Banjul, Gambia (PA) - The Gambian Government and the Government of Malaysia have reaffirmed commitment to continue strengthening bilateral cooperation for the mutual interest of both countries. This commitment was made on Monday when the Malaysian High Commissioner to The Gambia, Dr. Shazelina Zainul Abidin, presented copies of her Letters of [...]
©- - 01 february 2021 - 19:24:44 - thread Politics (450 words)


Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (PANA) - On the second day of his official visit to Djibouti, the President of Burkina Faso, Roch Marc Christian Kabore, met on Wednesday with his counterpart, Ismaïl Omar Guelleh. According to an official press release issued by the Burkinabè government, the two heads of state, who share [...]
©- - 28 january 2021 - 16:01:20 - thread Politics (330 words)


Tripoli, Libya (PANA) – The Chairman of the presidential council of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA), Fayez al-Sarraj, has said that South Korean companies, in the construction industry in Libya, should return to complete projects they started, particularly in the domain of electricity. The plea followed an agreement the [...]
©- - 27 january 2021 - 19:54:58 - thread Politics (288 words)