The Address | Benghazi – Libya
BENGHAZI – The General Command of the Libyan National Army (LNA) announced today the formation of the Supreme Committee to Combat the Corona Epidemic, in coordination with the east-based government, to provide all the technical, medical and security requirements and workforce needed to combat and prevent the Coronavirus epidemic.
The committee is chaired by LNA’s Chief of the General Staff and includes ministers of the east-based government.
LNA also decided to form a medical advisory committee to oversee the diagnosis, quarantine and treatment of suspected cases, as well as to supervise and control medication, health and pharmaceutical preparations, health equipment and medical supplies.
The committee will also be tasked with monitoring food and drinking water standards and environmental safety in a manner that enhances the general health of the population and follows up on international scientific research and studies centers to use them in all matters related to fighting the Coronavirus epidemic.