Mogherini: Activating Operation 'Sofia' Off Libya's Coast Important Issue.

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2019-11-14 17:58:00

Brussels, 14 November 2019(Lana) The UN High Representative of Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini has expressed hope that member state would reach an agreement that would allow return of Sea operation 'Sofia' in full swing. Mogherini stressed at a press meeting, at the end of European Defence Ministers meeting in Brussels on Tuesday the need for 'Sofia' to be re-activated and ships to be deployed. She noted that a progress has been made in talks between member states in regard to disembarking mechanisms which the EU launched to confront the migration challenge in the Mediterranean in 2015, especially with regard to dismantle trafficking networks. =Lana=