Category

Tayyip Erdogan

Tayyip Erdogan

France wants talks over ‘aggressive’ Turkish posture in Libya

PARIS (Reuters) - France wants talks with NATO allies to discuss Turkey’s increasingly “aggressive” role in Libya, a presidential official said on Monday, and the foreign ministry accused Ankara of thwarting truce efforts by breaking a U.N. arms embargo. Turkey, which backs the internationally recognised government in Tripoli, has secured…
bubmag
June 15, 2020
Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey dismisses Egyptian proposal for Libya ceasefire: Hurriyet

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey on Wednesday dismissed Egypt’s proposal for a ceasefire in Libya, saying the plan aimed to save Khalifa Haftar after the collapse of his offensive to control the capital Tripoli, Hurriyet newspaper reported. FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a news conference with Libya's internationally…
bubmag
June 10, 2020
Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey orders arrest of 191 military personnel: Anadolu

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish authorities have ordered the detention of 414 people, mainly military personnel, over suspected links to the network that Ankara says orchestrated a failed coup in 2016, prosecutors and state media said on Tuesday. Authorities have carried out a sustained crackdown on alleged followers of U.S.-based Muslim…
bubmag
June 9, 2020