Libya makes formal request for Turkish military support - UPDATED

Libya makes formal request for Turkish military support - UPDATED
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  • calendar-gray 27 December 2019

Libya’s internationally recognized government has formally requested from Turkey “air, ground and sea” military support to fend off an offensive of eastern forces to take the capital Tripoli, a Tripoli official said on Thursday, APA reports quoting Reuters. 

Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan said earlier his country will send troops to Libya at the request of Tripoli as soon as next month.

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