King, officials hold talks with Libyan PM

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His Majesty King Abdullah receives Prime Minister of the Libyan Government of National Unity Abdulhamid Aldabaiba, at Al Husseiniya Palace on August 29, 2021. (Photo: Royal Court)
AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday received Prime Minister of the Libyan National Unity Government Abdulhamid Aldabaiba, at Al Husseiniya Palace. اضافة اعلان

The meeting covered means of advancing bilateral ties in various fields in service of the two countries’ mutual interests and peoples.

During the meeting, King Abdullah reaffirmed that Jordan stands with Libya and supports political efforts that safeguard its unity, security, and stability, and fulfil the aspirations of its people.

The Jordanian and Libyan prime ministers also met on Sunday, where Prime Minister Bisher Al-Khasawneh and Prime Minister Aldabaiba agreed to form a committee tasked with addressing the issue of medical bills owed to Jordanian hospitals by Libyan citizens.

The meeting, which was attended by officials from both sides, agreed that Jordanian and Libyan health ministers should sit together to draw plans to rehabilitate and develop Libyan health workers, where Jordan would offer its expertise in that area.

Khasawneh emphasized the importance of enhancing Jordan-Libya cooperation and coordination on all levels, and he stressed Jordan's support for political conciliation.

He underscored Jordan's keenness to place its expertise and capabilities at the disposal of Libya's government.

He also highlighted King Abdullah's message in a meeting with Aldabaiba earlier in the day.

For his part, Aldabaiba highlighted Jordan's regional role and His Majesty's role in finding solutions to regional and international challenges.

He also lauded the both countries ties, emphasizing the need for further cooperation and coordination between the two countries on many issues and areas.

He also said Libya is keen to involve Jordan in the efforts to rebuild Libya.

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