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End of the first phase of training of the Libyan Coast Guard

(B2) The Dutch ship Zr. Ms Rotterdam completed this weekend the first phase of training for the Libyan coast guard which had been entrusted to her. The ship is currently heading towards its home port Den Helder. The 78 Libyan trainees practiced certain exercises, such as putting out a fire on board a ship, or boarding and searching for a suspicious ship. Training will now continue on board the Italian ship St. George « with more general and theoretical lessons ” we say on the Dutch side.firefighting trainingcoastguardlibyansnl1611

Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).