Italy: PM Gentiloni proposes to deploy troops to Niger

Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni announced a proposal to deploy Italian forces to Niger in the coming months, in an effort to fight against terrorism and human trafficking. He made the statement while visiting the Italian naval vessel Etna in the Mediterranean Sea, on Sunday. «Daesh has been defeated,» stated Gentiloni adding, «The terror threat didn't disappear obviously, and we need to continue... Еще to work, concentrating our attention and energies on that mix of threats stemming from human trafficking and terrorism that has been consolidating in the last few years in the Sahel, in Africa.» The Italian Parliament will be due vote on the proposal to move Italian troops stationed in Iraq to Niger.

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