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Libya's top diplomat urges withdrawal of foreign fighters

May. 03, 2021 15:39 PM EDT

CAIRO (AP) — Libya’s top diplomat Monday called for the departure of foreign forces and mercenaries from the North African country as it heads toward elections later this year. Najla al-Manqoush, foreign minister of Libya’s interim government, urged Turkey to...

Turkey detains ex-admirals over statement on straits treaty

Apr. 05, 2021 12:42 PM EDT

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities on Monday detained 10 retired admirals after a group of more than 100 former top navy officers declared their commitment to an international shipping treaty, a statement that government officials tied to Turkey’s history of military coups. ...