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Italy prepared to cooperate with Libya on illegal immigration
The Italian ambassador to Libya, Giuseppe Buccino, expressed his country’s desire to cooperate with the Libyan Ministry of Interior on the matter of illegal immigration and methods of combating the problem and providing support for Libya in monitoring by land, sea and at airports.
This came during a meeting between the Italian ambassador and the Minister of the Interior, Khalid Mazen, in which Buccino reaffirmed its country’s role in the Libyan file, along with its support for the newly elected National Unity Government.
For his part, Buccino congratulated Mazen on assuming his duties at the ministry, expressing his gladness at the opportunity of meeting him, hoping it would enhance cooperation between Italy and Libya, particularly in the field of security.