The ban applies to Libya’s airspace to commercial flights from and to Turkey
Libyan General Khalifa Haftar, who controls most of the country, ordered on Saturday, June 29, the self-proclaimed “Libyan national army” to attack the Turkish properties in Libya. About it reports RBC-Ukraine with reference to Deutsche Welle.
The General said that Turkey supported the international community recognized the government of national unity of Libya. The representative of the Libyan Nazarii Ahmed al-Mismari said that Turkish officers and soldiers are in the capital, Tripoli, and the Turkish reconnaissance planes did not stop flying everywhere in the skies of Libya.”
The speaker stressed that from now on, all the Turkish ships and planes “are considered hostile targets.” He also added that the ban stay in the Libyan airspace for commercial flights from and to Turkey.
In the Libyan Nazarii stressed that such actions are a response to the “flagrant intervention of Erdogan in the internal Affairs of Libya,” and said that the actions of the President of Turkey “must cease”.
Benina international airport in Eastern Libya has announced the termination of flights from Turkey.