Al-Mismari: Turkey transfers terrorists, mercenaries from Libya to Azerbaijan

The spokesman for the Libyan National Army, Major General Ahmed Al-Mesmari, said on Thursday that Turkey is transporting terrorists and mercenaries from his country to Azerbaijan.

In a televised speech, Al-Mesmari said: "Turkey is now transferring Libyan, Syrian and of other nationalities terrorists and takfiris, from Libya to Azerbaijan" to support the latter in its battles against Armenia in the disputed region."

The spokesman warned of a "very serious security threat" in the west of the country, as "takfiri groups control the airports and exploit them to transport terrorist elements in and out of the country."

He stressed that "ISIS is benefiting from some of its supporters in Tripoli."

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