09 Jun '11, 8am

China says visit by Libya rebels welcome

BEIJING: China said Thursday it would welcome a visit "in the near future" by the Libyan rebels trying to wrest power from strongman Muammar Gaddafi, as Beijing steps up contacts with both sides in the conflict. Chinese diplomats have so far held two confirmed meetings with members of the National Transitional Council, the leadership body established by opposition forces in the eastern rebel-held Libyan city of Benghazi. "We are ready to receive a visit from NTC representatives in the near future," foreign ministry official Chen Xiaodong was quoted as saying Thursday by the official Xinhua news agency. "We believe the current situation is untenable and it's time to come up with a solution." The official did not specify when such a visit could take place. A flurry of diplomatic activity seemed to indicate that China -- which has significant economic interests in Libya -- wa...

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