Lithuanian soldiers taking part in the EU's anti-migrant smuggling operation Sophia have found an illegal shipment of weapons, the Lithuanian Defence Ministry said on Thursday.
The shipment of weapons found on the El Mukhtar motor vessel was seized.
"Let's be proud of our soldiers: Operation Sophia is the EU's most important security operation. A vessel inspection is a complicated and risky task. Thus, its successful implementation not only shows a high level of p