Turkish President Recep Tayyip said ErdoganLibya is not a foreign country for Ankara but rather a part of the Ottoman Empire.And warned ErdoganIn a speech today, Thursday, the Libyan army to continue its operations, pointing out that Ankara will continue to support the Libyan government of reconciliation.
He added that Turkey will discuss the Libyan issue at the Berlin conference at the level of presidents next Sunday.
This follows the departure of the Libyan National Army commander, Field Marshal Khalifa Hifter, the Russian capital, Moscow, without signing the ceasefire agreement.
An official of the General Command of the Libyan National Army revealed the reasons for the failure of Field Marshal Khalifa Hifter to sign the cease-fire agreement in Moscow.
The official said in statements to the Libyan newspaper “Al-Marsad” that the most important of these reasons are: “Turkey’s intention to exploit it by imposing itself through it, as a party in Libya, in a way that legitimizes its agreements with the government of national reconciliation, and the legitimization of the parallel parliament in Tripoli, to dispute the legal parliament and fragmentation of the social class.” Supporter of the armed forces. ”
He added: “We are open to any initiative that injects blood, the basis of which is to eliminate terrorism, disband militias, and return to the legitimacy of the people within a Libyan Libyan framework, but our desire collided with the agenda of Turkish political and economic interests at the negotiating table.”
He continued: “Turkey” wanted to pass its agenda and its own political and economic interests; in exchange for pushing it on the government of reconciliation to accept a ceasefire on the current fighting lines, in the interest of its interests in Libya and the region, and not for the Libyans. ”
The Libyan National Army commander Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar arrived in Moscow on Monday, and Fayez al-Sarraj arrived, “in order to hold talks on a cease-fire agreement in Libya.”