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Turkey Opens Military Base in Somalia

Turkey opens a $50 million military base along the seafront in Mogadishu. It’s the biggest training base outside Turkey.

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Turkey opened its largest overseas military training camp on Saturday on a 400-hectare seafront site in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia.

The $50 million facility, which has been under construction since March 2015, is designed to provide support and training to troops of the war-torn country which is struggling to rebuild its national security forces. Continue reading Turkey Opens Military Base in Somalia