Statement by the NATO Secretary General on the Situation in Libya, 25 February

BELGIUM–(ENEWSPF)–25 February 2011.  The following statement is attributed to NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen.

The North Atlantic Council met this afternoon to discuss the serious situation in Libya, which affects the safety and security of thousands of citizens, including from NATO countries.

The North Atlantic Council will continue to monitor the situation closely in coordination with the other international organisations, and will continue to consult in order to be prepared for any eventuality.