Libya government accepts Chavez plan, Venezuela says

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 18, 2011 3:56 PM

CARACAS (Reuters) - The Libyan government has accepted a plan by Venezuela to seek a negotiated solution to the conflict in the North African country, a spokesman for President Hugo Chavez said on Thursday.

Information Minister Andres Izarra also confirmed the Arab League had shown interest in the Chavez plan to send an international commission to talk with both sides in Libya.

(Reporting by Frank Jack Daniel)