GNA Minister of Defense: Some EU Countries Supported
Offensive on Tripoli and Irini is no Partial.Published On(2020-11-18 15:01:00)
Tripoli, 18 November 2020(Lana) GNA Defense Minister Salah Al
Namroush met on Tuesday the Head of EU Mission in Libya Ambassador
Jose Antonio Sbabadell who was accompanied by the Commander of Irini
Operation Admiral Fabio Agostini.
The GNA Ministry of Defense said on its SMS page the meeting
which was held in the capital Tripoli and attended by the Chief of
Marine Staff and several Coast Guard officers and officials dealt
with latest developments of cooperation between the EU and Libya.
Sabadell reaffirmed EU support for all tracks designed to ensure
peace and stability in Libya.
The 5+5 Military Commission had a role in boosting the political
process and said he hoped Politicians would go the way that the
military have come for the peace and stability of Libya.
As for EU support combating illegal migration, Al Namroush said
the EU support for the Libya does not meet the challenges faced by
the Libyan Navy, Sabadell said.
He said the Libyan Defense Ministry was prepared to cooperate
with the EU on the basis of mutual confidence and transparency and
respect on national sovereignty, and that unless Irini was a
comprehensive operation that involves all ground, air and marine
borders nothing would be changed.