Vol. 6 No. 4 (2023): Pakistan Journal of International Affairs
Articles

THE ROLE OF TURKEY IN LIBYA: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS

Published 2023-12-20

Abstract

The article begins by setting the context of the Libyan conflict and highlighting the significant role played by external actors. It emphasizes the growing importance of Turkey's involvement and the need to closely examine its various dimensions.One crucial aspect explored in the study is Turkey's motivations for intervention. It delves into the historical ties, economic interests, regional power projection, and security concerns that drive Turkey's active participation in the Libyan conflict. By critically assessing these motivations, the research aims to uncover the underlying factors shaping Turkey's engagement.Moreover, the study analyzes the impact of Turkey's involvement on the conflict dynamics. It examines how Turkey's military support, diplomatic efforts, and provision of resources have influenced the balance of power and affected the trajectory of the conflict. By assessing the consequences of Turkey's actions, the research contributes to understanding the broader regional implications.