IOM says it’s still operating in Tripoli

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IOM says it’s still operating in Tripoli

April 09, 2019 - 19:14
Written by: NewsDesk

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said it’s still working on the ground in Tripoli to help people affected by the ongoing war in the capital.

“IOM Libya has not suspended activities in Tripoli and continues its emergency operations on the ground targeting all populations affected by the conflict.” A statement by IOM reads.

IOM added it’s monitoring the security situation very closely and coordinating responses with other UN agencies and humanitarian actors in Libya.

“We are deeply concerned about the safety of Libyans and migrants caught in the clashes,” said IOM Libya Chief of Mission Othman Belbeisi.