General Department of Coast Security in western region meets with counterpart in the east

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General Department of Coast Security in western region meets with counterpart in the east

February 05, 2019 - 12:41
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The Director of the General Department of Coast Security at the Ministry of Interior Colonel Al-Bashir Bannour, met Monday with his counterpart in the east-based Interim Government, Colonel Mohammad Abdul Karim to discuss unifying both organs under a unified management.

The meeting discussed inter alia, setting a time limit for handing over the vessels of the eastern province branches and to address some administrative procedures, as well as assessing the needs of the eastern region branch.

It also reviewed the possibility of creating new maritime points in the eastern regions and to cooperate with the Anti-Illegal Immigration Agency in Benghazi on the human trafficking issue.