Turkey has started training 120 Libyan fighters to help its ally in Libya while continuing to deny reports it is sending Syrian troops to battle Armenia.
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, shakes hands with Fayez al-Sarraj, the head of Libya’s Government of National Accord on Dec. 15, 2019. (AP)
Turkey denies sending troops to fight Armenia
An alleged Azeri artillery strike towards the positions of Armenian separatists in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh on September 28, 2020. (AFP)
An image grab taken from a video made available by the Azeri Defense Ministry on September 28, 2020, allegedly shows Azeri troops during clashes in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh. (AFP)
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, center, poses for photographs with Turkish Armed Forces’s soldiers, during his visit at the Qatari-Turkish Armed Forces Land Command Base in Doha, Qatar. (File photo: AP)
A couple walk at the Tzitzernakaberd memorial to the victims of genocide by Ottoman Turks, in the Armenian capital Yerevan, Armenia on Oct. 30, 2019. (AP)