GNA’s Foreign Affairs Ministry Issues New Diplomatic and Private Passports – Al Marsad

The head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs diplomatic passports department of the Government of National Accord (GNA), Mohammed Najim affirmed that the issuance of the new version of diplomatic and private passports had been launched after the completion of the construction of the new system and upon the instructions of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

(Libya, 13 December 2020) – According to the Ministry’s media office, Mohammed Najim explained that the copy will contain electronic readable nano chips, where the text and biometric personal data are stored according to the requirements and recommendations of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

He said that the new version of these releases is considered to be highly secure and the highest technology in the world for the issuance of passports, pointing out that the Department of Passports at the ministry will start issuing this new version next January.

© AlMarsad English (2020)