On September 30, Tunisian president said met with visiting US Defense Minister esper on September 30. The two sides discussed issues such as anti-terrorism cooperation and the Libya crisis. Said said said that the crisis in Libya should be resolved by all factions in Libya through consultation, and there should be no external intervention. As a neighboring country of Libya, Tunisia will be committed to the political settlement of the Libya issue to ensure the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Libya. On the same day, esper also signed a roadmap for military cooperation between the two countries from 2020 to 2030 with Tunisian defense minister baltaji to enhance Tunisia’s ability to deal with regional threats.