EU Ministerial Council Decides To Expand Authorization Of Its Mission For Border Control In Libya.

Brussels, The EU Ministerial Council has decided to expand authorization of its mission for bolder control in Libya. The decision calls for the mission to offer assistance to the Libyan Government to combat crime and trafficking, having in the past retracted its activities to planning of civil operations in the border control area. The decision, according to the Council, was in response to requests by the Libyan authorities, and was also in line with the EU policy to assist Libya overcome the transitional period and transit to democracy and prosperity.

Source: Libya News Agency