peaking in Elazig on Saturday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated that Turkey’s military operation in Syria’s northern Idlib province will crush the PKK/PYD terror group in Afrin.
Shortly before his departure the president told reporters in Turkey that today’s face-to-face was a vital step in the furthering of bi-lateral relations, as well as for peace and the wider region in general, too; French commentators pre-event focused besides others on defense (industry) issues and the relevance to maintain contact plus Syria and the fight against terror.
Within this framework, the German Foreign Minister claimed that the Syria summit between the presidents of Russia, Turkey and Iran in Sochi must be read as the “old empires rising,” adding that “the major powers gathered in Sochi are not friends, but they have plenty in common.
support given to the PKK/YPG terrorist group in Syria.
The same may happen in the case of radical leftists and the successful PKK/YPG model in Syria as some may consider that for radical leftists, the US is the “real enemy” too.
The apprehended terrorists who fled through the conflict zones in Syria and Iraq were caught either inside the country or on the borders.
6 percent of Syrian refugees in Turkey are overweight, while 27.
”Criticizing Trump for his decision, Erdogan also reminded OIC members that the US has been supporting another terrorist organization in the Middle East – the YPG/PYD – which form the Syrian wing of the PKK – a terrorist organization according to Turkey, the US and European Union.
However, the Turkish government seemed determined to buy the missile system from NATO’s main rival due to Turkey's fear of the West’s duel role in the Syrian war, indifference to last year's failed coup attempt and its antagonist approach to the country.
Questioning the timing of these declarations while more important issues such as the war in Syria and the fight against Daesh is still continuing, President Erdogan warned that ignoring the "inviolability" of Jerusalem for Muslims would lead to "serious consequences" – leading to the break of relations between Turkey and Israel.
Yemen is just another battle ground in addition to Syria, Iraq and Lebanon for Iranian and Saudi proxies.
Turkey expected the US to say yes to a safe zone in Syria in order to save civilian lives, considering that the US previously carried out the operation in Kosovo - just like Turkey expected the US to adhere to the international norms it advocates and its own “red line” after the chemical attacks in Syria.
UN special envoy Staffan de Mistura speaking at the eighth round of Syria peace talks in Geneva, said: "l was just informed by the Russians today at a P5 meeting.
In the Geneva II Conference on Syria, a UN-backed international peace conference on the future of Syria, the declared aim is to end the Syrian Civil War by bringing together the Syrian government and the opposition to discuss clear steps towards a transitional government.