ANKARA

A Turkish opposition leader said on Sunday that a cease-fire in Libya encouraged by Turkey and Russia is a “valuable” development. 

Turkey should actively contribute to reducing the internal conflict in Iraq, Syria and Libya, said Devlet Bahceli, head of the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), at the party’s annual executive meeting in Turkey’s capital Ankara.

The cease-fires came into effect on Sunday following a meeting between President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin last week.

Turkey should deal with the matter in the region, Bahceli said, adding it’s a natural and normal process for Turkey to deal

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