Haftar militias detain Turkish workers south of Tripoli

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Haftar militias detain Turkish workers south of Tripoli

May 02, 2019 - 14:12
Written by: SafaAlharathy

A Turkish newspaper reported on Wednesday that militias of warlord Khalifa Haftar have detained two Turkish nationals working in a restaurant in Qaser Bin Ghashir area.

The Turkish newspaper "Khabar Turk" said that Vulcan Altnouk and Mohammed Demir who were working in a restaurant south of Tripoli have been held since April 12 in a prison near Benghazi, adding that media outlets loyal to Haftar said they were suspected of being spies, however, Turkish authorities rejected the allegations, saying they are mere illusions of social networking sites.