A team of divers at the Marine Research Center have completed the first phase of the cleanup operation of the basin of Sirte Port on Sunday.

The spokesperson for the Municipal Council Sirte, Mohammed Al-Amil, clarified in a press statement that the divers have cleaned up the port from impurities and the remnants of war.

He added that the cleaning process comes in preparation for the resumption of work at the port during the next period.

The Chairman of the Ports Authority and the Mayor of Sirte paid a visit to the port last week, confirming that it would be resumed very soon.