EU conducting training program for Libyan Coast Guard staff

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EU conducting training program for Libyan Coast Guard staff

July 06, 2019 - 11:47
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Spokeswoman for the EU foreign policy chief, Maya Kosyanchich said that the EU is training Libyan Coast Guard personnel to enable them to function more effectively.

"The Libyan Coast Guard is the designated body to conduct rescue operations in the Libyan territorial waters," Kosyanchich said, noting that the European Union is making every effort in cooperation with the United Nations agencies to assist the immigrants in Libya.