South Korea’s Vice Foreign Minister Lim Sung-nam will visit Egypt and India over the next week to discuss strategic cooperation with the “increasingly important” countries, the foreign ministry here said Friday. South Korea’s Ministre will be in Egypt for this week-end. One of the main goal of that visit is to facilitate implementation of South Korean firms in Egypt. It will be the first visit of a high ranking South Korean Diplomat since 11 years, the last one was Ban-Ki-Moon, whom was at that time Minister of Foreign Affairs of the country.
The Italian prime minister leaned on the UN Secretary General for international police operation against the boats from Libya.
“Stopping human traffickers in order to prevent a humanitarian catastrophe is an absolute priority, and we count on UN support for this”, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said during the summit with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon EU High Foreign Representative Federica Mogherini. They met on board the San Giusto in Sicily Channel because “I want to physically show him what Italy is doing”, Renzi reiterated.
Migrants slaughter and many landings planned in the coming months made this meeting necessary. After more funding to Triton operation, set last Thursday by the European Council, Italian premier, supported by France, Great Britain and Spain, wishes for an “international police operation” aimed at destroying vessels.
Ban Ki Moon told about an “humanitarian emergency which entire International Community have to answer defending the asylum right. While regarding to Lybian context, Un Secretary General said that “there are no alternatives to dialogue on Libya. Special UN representative Bernardino Leon and his team are following to work with the Libyan sides involved to help them reach together a compromise”, he ended.