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EU agrees new naval mission to monitor arms embargo in Libya

European Union foreign ministers on Monday, February 17 agreed to a naval operation to enforce an arms embargo on war-torn Libya, overcoming objections from countries who feared it may encourage new migrant flows. The mission will be…

EU urges for permanent ceasefire in Libya’s Tripoli

European  Union's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has called on Friday for a "permanent ceasefire" and UN facilitated political process in Libya. "The European Union and its Member States welcome the proposal by Special…

EU calls for end to migrants’ detention in Libya

The European Union said the the current migration management system used by Libya must end. The bloc stressed that it remains committed to fighting human trafficking. ''Libya's current system of managing irregular migration and…

Mogherini calls for ceasefire and end of Tripoli offensive

The European Union's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini expressed the need for a ceasefire and a halt of Tripoli offensive so the parties can go back to the UN-led political process. …