>Turkey Continues Evacuations From Libya (Part 1)
6 Mar 2011 6 Comments
Turkey finished evacuating its citizens from Libya but Turkish ships are still in the region, helping the evacuation of other nations.
The civilian ferry M/V Samsun and frigate F-493 TCG Gelibolu left Tripoli on 4. March 2010. Both ships are heading to Alexandira Egypt.
There are 1075 Egyptians on board of M/V Samsun and 81 more are on board of TCG Gelibolu. The ships are expected to arrive in Alexandria.
The photo on the left is an official photo from Turkish Navy. If you look close enough you can see a South Korean warship docked just to the right of TCG Gelibolu on the background.