Turkey urges remaining citizens to leave Libya after airline threat

January 8, 2015 9:32 AM

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ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey urged all of its remaining citizens to leave Libya amid worsening security in the north African country following a threat made on a Facebook page to shoot down Turkish aircraft.

The warning, published on the Foreign Ministry's website on Wednesday, came a day after Turkish Airlines became the last foreign operator to suspend all flights to Libya.

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