Turkish Defense Ministry: We have trained 2,301 soldiers in Libya

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Turkish Defense Ministry: We have trained 2,301 soldiers in Libya

November 29, 2020 - 22:52
Written by: RabiaGolden

A Spokeswoman for the Turkish Defense Ministry, Pinar Kara, announced on Sunday that her country’s military has completed the training of 2,301 Libyan soldiers, whilst training 264 further soldiers presently.

Kara added in a press conference that Turkey has intervened in Libya to support the UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) in accordance with international law and bilateral agreements signed with the GNA.

She further indicated that the Turkish military fully supports the GNA with complex training in demining and health, along with humanitarian assistance and advisory support.