Libya Placed Mines Outside Misrata Harbour

The French naval vessel the Courbet stopped several Libyan patrol boats on 29 April that were in the process of attempting to lay mines outside the Misrata harbour.  Three mines were discovered in the waters.  This is a new danger for civilian ships and boats in Libyan waters. (HT to Bruxelles2).

Click here (FR) for French Ministry of Defence statement.

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