EU Border Assistance Mission in Libya (EUBAM)

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On 17 December 2018, the European Council amended and extended the mandate of the European Union Integrated Border Management Assistance Mission in Libya (EUBAM Libya) from 1 January 2019 until 30 June 2020 to actively support the Libyan authorities in contributing to efforts to disrupt organised
Today, the Council adopted a decision mandating the EU integrated border management assistance mission in Libya (EUBAM Libya) to actively support the Libyan authorities in contributing to efforts to disrupt organised criminal networks involved in smuggling migrants, human trafficking and terrorism.
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini meets UN Special Representative for Libya Ghassan Salame
Twenty-one police officers from the Libyan General Administration for Coastal Security (GACS) participated in a three-week basic pilot training course on search and rescue, human rights, law enforcement, and basic maritime skills.
The EU's Border Assistance Mission in Libya supports local authorities in developing border management and security capacities and is showing concrete results. For example, training on recognition of forged documents has already been provided to over 150 local officers and has resulted in the
One aim of EUBAM Libya’s border security and management support is to reduce unlawful movement of persons who may enter a country with fraudulent documents and with criminal intent. EUBAM Libya is addressing this issue by empowering Libyan authorities through skills training on a range of skills
Side event on migrations, UNGA
Federica Mogherini speaking at the Italian and Dutch Side event migration and refugees UNGA
Europe Day- High Representative Federica Mogherini video message
Videos:  /file/europe-day-high-representative-federica-mogherini-video-message_enEurope Day- High Representative Federica Mogherini video message Editorial Sections: EUTM Somalia EUBAM Libya EUCAP Sahel Niger Military and civilian missions and operations: EUBAM Libya EUCAP Sahel Niger EUTM Somalia
Interview on Malta NationaL TV- EUBAM Discussion 11 May 2014
Videos:  /file/interview-malta-national-tv-eubam-discussion-11-may-2014_enInterview on Malta NationaL TV- EUBAM Discussion 11 May 2014 Editorial Sections: EUBAM Libya Military and civilian missions and operations: EUBAM Libya
On 17 December 2018, the European Council amended and extended the mandate of the European Union Integrated Border Management Assistance Mission in Libya (EUBAM Libya) from 1 January 2019 until 30 June 2020 to actively support the Libyan authorities in contributing to efforts to disrupt organised