Interior Minister discusses with Turkish ambassador visas, entry procedure, resumption of Turkish airways flights to Libya and increased security cooperation
By Sami Zaptia.
London, 16 June 2021:
Libyan Interior Minister Khaled Mazen met Turkish Ambassador Kenan Yilmaz today.
In a short statement, the Ministry reported that several important issues were discussed during the meeting, including:
- Removing the need for Turkish visa for Libyan citizens.
- Facilitating the entry movement between the citizens of the two countries.
- The speedy issuance of visas for Libyan citizens.
- The possibility of resuming Turkish Airlines flights to Libya.
The Turkish embassy’s report of the meeting, on the other hand, said they discussed the follow-up to the topics that were addressed during the visit of Turkey’s high-level delegation to Tripoli on 12 June, which also included Turkish Minister of Interior, and ‘‘the opportunities to transfer bilateral cooperation in the security field to more advanced levels.’’