Erdogan warns Haftar of violating Turkish interests in Libya

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Erdogan warns Haftar of violating Turkish interests in Libya

June 30, 2019 - 14:26
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday that his country will take all measures in respect to the threats made by the spokesman of Haftar's forces to the Turkish citizens in Libya and to targeting Turkish ships and aircraft.

Erdogan told the news conference at the G20 summit in Japan that Turkey will pursue different actions and policies, in the event those threats proved to be serious, noting that he, personally, have received no information in this regard.

Spokesman for Haftar, Ahmed Al-Mismari have threatened to arrest Turkish nationals residing in Libya, as well as targeting Turkish interests in the country, including companies, Turkish cargo vessels in Libyan waters, and commercial flights.

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