EU to end Operation Sophia and to launch new Mediterranean operation to monitor UN Libya arms embargo

By Sami Zaptia. London, 18 February 2020: The European Union announced yesterday that it will be launching a new Mediterranean operation to monitor the UN Libya arms embargo by the end of March 2020. The anti-illegal migration operation ‘‘Operation Sophia’’ will be terminated on 31 March. However, if illegal migration across the Mediterranean increases, the … Continue reading EU to end Operation Sophia and to launch new Mediterranean operation to monitor UN Libya arms embargo