Ban Ki-moon assigns special envoy to Libya

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 7, 2011 02:10




UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed a special envoy to Libya on Sunday.

The new special envoy, former Jordanian foreign minister Abdelilah Al-Khatib was to "undertake urgent consultations with the authorities in Tripoli and in the region" regarding the humanitarian situation and other aspects of the crisis, according to a statement from Ban's office.


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