Libya UN envoy accuses Qatar of arming Islamists

19.11.2011                      22.Cheschwan. 5772                      Chaje Sarah

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Libya UN envoy accuses Qatar of arming Islamists

Shalgam tells Qatar to stop meddling in Tripoli's affairs; Qatar denies interference in other states' affairs.

Libya's United Nations envoy Mohammed Abdel Rahman Shalgam accused Qatar on Friday of providing weapons and money to Libyan Islamists and told the fellow Arab state to stop meddling in Tripoli's domestic affairs.
"There are facts on the ground, they (Qatar) give money to some parties, the Islamist parties. They give money and weapons and they try to meddle in issues that do not concern them and we reject that," Shalgam told Reuters on the sidelines of a conference in the Moroccan city Tangier….