Libya

Turkey hopeful of Libya ceasefire

January 16, 2020 admin 0

The Turkish foreign minister said on Wednesday that Turkey is not pessimistic of reaching a permanent cease-fire in Libya, accusing Khalifa Haftar, commander of the east-based army, of not wanting a political settlement. “We are […]

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Putin to visit Turkey: Kremlin

January 8, 2020 admin 0

Russian President Vladimir Putin will travel to the Turkish city of Istanbul on Wednesday for the opening ceremony of the TurkStream natural gas pipeline, the Kremlin announced Tuesday. During the visit, Putin will also meet […]

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Concern as Turkey plans Libya troop deployment

January 3, 2020 admin 0

The Turkish parliament on Thursday passed a motion authorizing the government to deploy troops in Libya for a year in support of the United Nations (UN)-backed government based in the capital Tripoli, prompting opposition from […]

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Turkish police hold 7 over Carlos Ghosn escape

January 2, 2020 admin 0

Turkish police have detained seven people, including four pilots, in Istanbul in the probe into the flee of former Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn from Japan to Lebanon via the city, Turkish media reported Thursday. […]

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Turkey vents anger at Arab League

January 2, 2020 admin 0

Turkey blamed the Arab League (AL) of remaining silent on the foreign military-backed attacks that have been going on for months in Libya, semi-official Anadolu Agency reported Wednesday. The pan-Arab body has not been able […]