FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Ambassador Nikki Haley met with Ghassan Salamé, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL). Ambassador Haley congratulated Special Representative Salamé on his appointment and expressed strong U.S. support for his work in reinvigorating the political process in Libya. Ambassador Haley and Special Representative Salamé recognized the importance of getting UNSMIL back into Tripoli, and Ambassador Haley appreciated the UN’s interest in expanding to other parts of the country. Ambassador Haley told Special Representative Salamé she looked forward to working closely with him to make progress on a solution to the conflict in Libya for the benefit of the Libyan people.