Turkish policy towards Libya after the February 2011 revolution

  • Rafea Shareef Dhanoon Mosul University - College of Political Science

Abstract

The close relations between Turkey and Libya are still on the rise, and this was evident through Turkish support at all levels of the internationally recognized government of Al-Sarraj winner. The Memorandum of Understanding signed between Turkey and Libya on 27 / November 2019, in the areas of security and military cooperation and the determination of areas of influence revealed The navy, the extent of the historical close relationship between Ankara and Tripoli, just as the Turkish President Erdogan wanted to deliver a message to the West and other regional parties after the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding, that Turkey has a non-negotiable sovereign right to define the maritime spheres of influence and that this right stems from international law.


In light of these tracks, we will shed light on the orientations of Turkish policy towards Libya after the February 2011 revolution, by defining the determinants of those trends and examining the most important obstacles in the march of Turkish policy towards Libya.

Published
Jul 13, 2020
How to Cite
DHANOON, Rafea Shareef. Turkish policy towards Libya after the February 2011 revolution. Tikrit Journal For Political Science, [S.l.], n. 20, p. 31-52, july 2020. ISSN 2312-6639. Available at: <http://tjfps.tu.edu.iq/index.php/poltic/article/view/224>. Date accessed: 27 sep. 2020. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.25130/poltic.v0i20.224.
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