Source: Council of the European Union |

EUCAP Sahel Mali: EU increases the mission's budget by close to EUR 5 million

BRUSSELS, Belgium, June 6, 2016/APO (African Press Organization)/ --

On 6 June 2016, the Council increased the budget of EUCAP Sahel Mali by EUR 4 925 000, bringing the total budget of the mission for 2016 to EUR 19 million. This EU civilian mission supports the three Malian internal security forces: police, gendarmerie and national guard.

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