Statement by the FDFA on an article in

Bern, Press release, 02.10.2009 today published an article with the headline "State Secretary Ambühl apologised to Libya".

The version of facts presented in this article is incorrect.

At the moment, the FDFA considers that the best course of action is not to publish any information and in particular not to comment on this issue publicly.

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