Russia has urged the authorities in Tripoli to respond to the Cairo initiative

Moscow hopes that the authorities in Tripoli will act promptly and will respond to the Cairo peace initiative for Libya, said in a statement on Monday the comments of the Department of information and press of the Russian foreign Ministry.

On Saturday in Cairo, met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi the commander of the Libyan national army, Khalifa the Haftarot and the head sits in the East of Libya, house of representatives, Aquila Saleh. After the meeting, the policy made at a joint press conference, at which the President of Egypt announced the "Cairo initiative," which includes a cease-fire throughout Libya from June 8 and conditions for a political settlement.

"We expect that these comprehensive proposals, agreed by the leaders vostochnoevropeiskogo camp could be a good basis for a long-overdue talks between the warring Libyan parties on post-conflict reconstruction of Libya. I hope that the authorities in Tripoli quickly and with due attention to the peace appeal of Cairo, and will respond to it in a constructive way", - said in a statement dipvedomstva Russia.

Russian Deputy foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said that Moscow sees Cairo's initiative on Libya as a basis to begin a serious political process.