Draft Press Statement on Libya
The members of the Security Council expressed their deep concern at reports that a vessel sailing under the name “Morning Glory” was attempting unlawfully to export oil from the Libyan port of Sidra.
The members of the Security Council condemned the illegal seizure of energy facilities and the smuggling of natural resources from Libya and called upon all parties to refrain from such acts.
The members of the Security Council stressed the importance that disruptions to Libya’s energy exports be resolved peacefully.
The members of the Security Council re-iterated their support to the people of Libya in the face of significant challenges to the democratic transition.
The members of the Security Council reaffirmed their strong commitment to the sovereignty, independence, territorial integrity and national unity of Libya.
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