Italian Foreign Minster Franco Frattini traveled to Tripoli on 30 September for meetings with the NTC President Mustafa Abdel Jalil and Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril. Frattini and Jibril met one week earlier on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly Meeting. Italy and the NTC signed a memorandum of understanding to create a joint coordination committee whose function will be to prepare for the reactivation of Italy-Libya Friendship Agreement as soon as a new Libyan government assumes office.
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