Bahrain welcomed the initiative announced by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, calling for a ceasefire in the State of Libya, and the commitment to the political path in order to achieve the aspirations of the Libyan people in security and stability.

The Foreign Ministry affirmed Bahrain's support to all the efforts exerted by the Arab Republic of Egypt in order to maintain Arab national security and defend Arab interests and issues.

It stressed the need for all Libyan parties to respond to this initiative and to give priority to the national interest in order to achieve development and prosperity for the brotherly Libyan people, achieve security and stability in the State of Libya and ensure the unity and safety of its lands.