Eastern Libyan forces will ban any flights from Libya to Turkey - spokesman

 Eastern Libyan forces will ban any flights from Libya to Turkey - spokesman

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - Eastern Libyan forces loyal to commander Khalifa Haftar will ban any commercial flights from Libya to Turkey, its spokesman Ahmed Mismari said on Friday.

He said any aircraft arriving from Turkey attempting to land in the capital Tripoli would be treated as hostile.

(Reporting by Ayman al-Warfalli; writing by Ulf Laessing, editing by G Crosse)

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.

Updated Date: Jun 29, 2019 03:06:50 IST