European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell talks to journalists after a meeting in Brussels on Monday. Photo: AP European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell talks to journalists after a meeting in Brussels on Monday. Photo: AP
European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell talks to journalists after a meeting in Brussels on Monday. Photo: AP
Libya

EU to deploy warships off Libya in sign of military muscle

  • Vessels will enforce arms embargo in effort to defuse raging conflict in North African nation
  • Breakthrough comes after weeks of fraught negotiations sparked by fears that ships would be forced to pick up shipwrecked immigrants seeking passage to Europe

Topic |   Libya
European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell talks to journalists after a meeting in Brussels on Monday. Photo: AP European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell talks to journalists after a meeting in Brussels on Monday. Photo: AP
European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell talks to journalists after a meeting in Brussels on Monday. Photo: AP
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