Rome, Italy pledged to grant Libya 12 patrol boats and train coast guard personal. Aki news agency reported that the pledge was made by deputy prime minister and minister of interior, Mathew Salvini at the sideline of his intervention in parliament. Salvini said 22 patrol boats would be supplied to Libya and training of personnel to continue protection of lives across the Mediterranean. 'Italy trained 213 officers of Libyan coast guard, and 300 others can be trained within European Sofia Operation, he added.
Source: Libya News Agency