Turkey and Libya’s UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) are discussing possible Turkish use of two military bases in the North African country, a Turkish source said on Monday, with a view to a lasting Turkish presence in the south Mediterranean.
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shakes hands with Fayez al Sarraj, prior to their talks in Istanbul, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. (AP)
In this July 9, 2019 photo, a helicopter flies over Turkey’s drilling ship, ‘Fatih’ dispatched towards the eastern Mediterranean, near Cyprus. ( AP)