Declaration on the elections in Libya

09.07.2012 - Mr. Edmond Panariti, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Albania and Chairman of the Committee of Ministers welcomes the first free and pluralistic elections held in Libya, on July 7, 2012 after five decades of dictatorship. In particular he appreciates the maturity shown by voters and the calm in which the election process took place.

Mr. Panariti notes that these historic elections mark the beginning of a new era for the democratic future and prosperity of the Libyan people.

In particular, the Chairman of the Committee of Ministers highlights the participation of women in this first pluralistic the election process in Libya.