Libya coastguard seeks more EU aid to beef up fleet

14 November 2017, 23:49 UTC

The Libyan coastguard on Tuesday called for more European aid for its obsolete fleet, warning it would not otherwise be able to rescue migrants in the Mediterranean in 2018. The appeal came as the UN slammed as inhuman the EU's policy of helping Libyan authorities intercept migrants at sea and return them to horrific prisons in the North A ...

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