LIBYAPROSPECT – Paris
The French Prime Minister, Manuel Valls, said that the situation in Libya affects the conditions in Europe directly. He added that the number of the Islamic State (IS) elements in Libya is at least three thousand, and it can go up to five thousand elements.
He said that the air strikes of the American forces on the IS in the city of Sirte is considered a direct threat to the Libya’s neighbouring countries.
Valls stated that the priority is to carry on pressing on the elements of the IS in Sirte, adding that it is necessary for Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco, to cooperate militarily in fighting the terrorism.