Security in the Indian Ocean discussed
Forty representatives from 12 African countries meet to discuss safety and security
Security in the Indian Ocean discussed in Maputo
MAPUTO, June 11 (Xinhua) — Forty representatives from 12 African countries began a two-day meeting in the Mozambican capital Maputo on Wednesday to discuss safety initiatives and programs of energy sources, particularly the protection of infrastructure of oil and gas in the Indian Ocean.
Speaking at the opening ceremony, Mozambican Minister of Defense Agostinho Mondlane said that this meeting is of particular importance, taking into consideration the need to protect oil and gas infrastructures in the Indian Ocean and fighting piracy.
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