ecep Tayyip Erdogan, Vladimir Putin, and Hassan Rouhani, the presidents of Turkey, Russia and Iran, met in Ankara on April 4 and they, once again, pledged to work together to conclude the everlasting war in Syria.
Being held in Turkey’s capital city Ankara, the meeting between the Presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey on Wednesday (04/04/2018) pledged to cooperate on reconstruction and aid, and vowed to protect Syria’s territorial integrity.
For decades, small Gulf states were dependent or more realistically “threatened” by Saudi Arabia and Iran.
out of the Iran nuclear deal, a new era of uncertainty and tensions will likely emerge.
Pompeo is well known for his royalty to President Trump, as he opposed the nuclear talks with Iran and was also against shutting down Guantanamo Bay.
Iran seems to share a similar perspective regarding the PKK presence in northern Syria and Iraq.
Trump felt forced to continue the Iran deal, which has irritated him deeply as “ripping apart” the deal was a pronounced campaign promise.
Iranian-led Shiite militia in support of Assad moving to Afrin to fight against Turkey, together with PKK/YPG last month, was one of the most significant indicators of the aforementioned situation.
Qandil region near the Iranian border.
It seems that Gulf countries seem to have no strategy for dealing with Iran, and they are short-sighted in not supporting Turkey, even though Turkey is the only country capable of pushing back against Iran in the region.
The three guarantor countries -- Turkey, Iran and Russia -- had agreed to establish de-escalation zones in Idlib and in parts of the Aleppo, Latakia, and Hama provinces.
Thus, a German, Russian or Japanese city can be more Islamic than a Turkish, Iranian or Egyptian one.
Eventually Daesh was defeated and lost its strongholds on many fronts against Russia and Iran-backed regime forces, Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army and the U.
” The guarantor countries in the Syrian peace process – Russia, Iran and Turkey – had agreed to hold talks in Sochi on Monday and Tuesday.
and Iran were informed about Turkish plan ahead of the operation.