Roughly 2,000 members of Turkish-backed Takfiri terrorist groups in Syria have reportedly arrived in Libya to fight on the battlefields in support of the embattled Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA).
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey will “teach a lesson” to Libyan rebel commander Khalifa Haftar if he resumes his offensive against Libya’s internationally-recognized government after withdrawing from ceasefire talks in Moscow.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara will materialize its two agreements with the Libyan government on defense and maritime rights next year, a few days ahead of a parliament vote on deploying troops to the North African country.
The Turkish Troy Museum, which showcases the 5,000-year history of Çanakkale Province, was nominated for the European Museum of the Year Award (EMYA) in 2020, organized by the European Museum Forum and known as the “Oscars” for museums.
Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem says his country is facing a “continued aggression” from Turkey and a “methodical plundering” of its oil by the United States, adding that the two countries, along with Israel, are conspiring to hinder counterterrorism efforts by Damascus.
Turkey will increase its military support to the internationally recognized government of Libya if necessary and will evaluate ground, air and marine options, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday, after the two signed a military cooperation accord last month.
Eastern Libyan forces seized a Grenada-flagged ship with Turkish crew on Saturday off the Libyan coast, a spokesman said, amid rising tensions with Turkey, which supports the rival and internationally recognized Libyan government in Tripoli.