Turkey raises concern over tension in Libya
Haftar launched a military campaign to recapture Tripoli from the GNA forces
Turkish Foreign ministry raised concern over the tension in Libya with a statement on Sunday.
"There has been a great deal of concern over the dangerous escalation in Libya as a result of a military operation against Tripoli," the ministry said.
"Such attempts will not only serve to the detriment of the civilian population and the instability of the
The ministry also called for defusing the tension and bringing peacefulness in the region. It also backed
On April 14, a UN-sponsored “national dialogue” conference will be held in the western city of Ghadames with the ostensible aim of hammering out a political “roadmap” for the country’s future.
On Thursday, Khalifa Haftar, commander of forces loyal to East Libya-based government, launched a military campaign to recapture Tripoli from UN-backed Government of National Accord forces.
Libya has remained beset by turmoil since
Since then, the country’s stark political divisions have yielded two rival seats of power: one in the eastern city of Al-Bayda, to which Haftar is linked, and another in Tripoli.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.