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Hollande confirms France’s support for PC



The French President, Francois Hollande, confirmed that his country will support the Presidential Council (PC) of the Government of National Accord (GNA).

In his press conference with the head of the Libyan PC, Fayez Al-Sarraj, in Paris on Tuesday, Hollande warned that Libya must not turn into another Syria.

Hollande praised the Libyan forces under the leadership of the PC who are liberating the city of Sirte from the elements of the Islamic State (IS).

Hollande warned that the terrorist groups are still operating in Libya, and they must be hunted down and neutralized. He added that Libya must not follow the tragic example of Syria.

Regarding Al-Sarraj’s efforts to reform the GNA, Hollande said that Paris believes that he will be able to expand his government to guarantee the participation of all of the factions in Libya.

Hollande stressed that the Libyan State must control the Libyan resources of the oil and gas.