EU calls on Gadaffi to step down

The European Union on Monday urged Libya’s Colonel Gadaffi to accept the will of his people and step down immediately in order to avoid further bloodshed.In a joint statement, Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso and Parliament chief Jerzy Buzek promised that the EU will continue to support the democratic transition and economic reconstruction of Libya.

Europe’s foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton on Monday that Gadhafi’s regime is in its “last moments”.

Ashton already met with Libya’s resistance movement back in May, when the EU opened an office in the Libyan city of Benghazi.




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