Germany and the Netherlands will be 10 million euros for Niger contribute to the creation of special forces, the borders of the African country to check against illegal migration. That has the European mission Eucap Sahel Thursday announced.
Niger, the Netherlands, Germany and Eucap Sahel, Niger, since 2012, helps in the fight against terrorism and organised crime, signed Wednesday in Niamey, the agreement for the financing of the force, which is the name CMCF (Compagnies mobiles de contrôle des frontières).
‘The netherlands will provide 4 million euros to contribute, and Germany 6 million euros. We will work with the Niger government to cooperate in the fight against irregular migration, drugs and arms trafficking’, did the Dutch Foreign minister, Stef Blok (VVD), on the television during a visit to Niger.
According to European statistics travel approximately 90 percent of the migrants from West Africa through Niger to Libya and Europe.