European Council adopts assistance measures in support of the armed forces of Lebanon

December 5, 2022
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The Council of Europe adopted an assistance measure worth €6 million to the benefit of the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF).

The assistance measure will enhance the capabilities and the resilience of the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) to ensure the national security and stability of Lebanon through the enhancement of their military medical capacities, and the provision of equipment for the LAF’s operational personnel.

To achieve this objective, the assistance measure will finance healthcare equipment to support military medical services, and individual equipment.

The assistance was requested by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lebanon in October 2022.

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Countries covered:

  • Lebanon
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