The Turkish Embassy in Libya, on Sunday, commemorated the sixth anniversary of the 15 July failed coup attempt (Democracy and National Unity Day).

Turkish Ambassador Kenan Yilmaz hosted a reception at Radisson Blu Hotel in Tripoli that brought together top Libyan state officials and diplomatic corps accredited in Libya.

Ambassador Yilmaz said in an interview with The Libya Observer that this occasion represents a kind of reflection that a strong nation can overcome any kind of terrorist activities. He underlined the close relations and cooperation between Libya and Turkey, praising the reaction of “Libyan friends” against the failed coup attempt.