The country not only targeted multiple wedding parties with lots of civilian casualties from Afghanistan to Iraq and Yemen in its “surgical” strikes, but also erected torture centers from Guantanamo to Abu Ghraib.
While President Trump’s remarks have been contradictory, it seems the military leaders with experience in the failures of Iraq and Afghanistan hope to stay with suggestions of their being a ‘robust post-conflict’ agenda.
Although Turkey had several military bases in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and Somalia, there was no naval base for Turkish frigates and vessels to utilize as a hub in patrolling overseas.
) was sucked in to Iraq and Afghanistan, Turkey is being sucked in to Syria," Erickson said.
Later on, however, foreign veterans of the Afghanistan war, such as Osama bin Laden, formed Al-Qaeda and conducted terrorist attacks against the so-called “real enemy” - the United States of America.
The revelation raised serious questions across the world over the role of the US in countries where it has been involved militarily, including Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Considering the US interventions in Afghanistan and Iraq along with Russia’s annexation of Crimea and half of Georgia, it is possible to foresee that the era of division is over and that actors will move towards expansion.
Turkey was the first country to offer help and send our army to Afghanistan.
The rivalry triggered catastrophic domestic and regional conflicts such as those in Korea, Vietnam and Afghanistan, but did not result in a direct confrontation between the two superpowers.
Shahoz Hasan wrote an article called "The Spring of the Peoples," in which, praising the terrorist leader Abdullah Öcalan, he argued that the post-Cold War capitalist and imperialist system is going to collapse and that the imperialists are continuously going to lose in Iraq and Afghanistan.
nnouncing that he is to leave Ankara for service in Afghanistan, US Ambassador John Bass made statements during his farewell at the Diplomatic Correspondents Association (Diplomasi Muhabirleri Dernegi) in Ankara, which left listeners confused.
” “We believe the two allied countries, as NATO members that have succeeded in collaborative works from Bosnia to Afghanistan will solve this diplomatic tension with common sense.
For instance, since the 1990s Turkey has long been faced with illegal immigration stemming from migrants and refugees fleeing from conflict zones such as Iraq, Syria, Iran and Afghanistan in order to reach Europe.
Besides, a refugee influx from the post-Soviet Turkic republics, Afghanistan, Iran and South Asian countries created a security vacuum which made Turkey vulnerable to non-conventional threats in recent years.
” Committing terrorist acts all across the globe and killing hundreds in Australia, Canada, Kenya, Italy, Yemen, Tunisia, Russia, Malaysia, Bangladesh, the US, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Belgium, Indonesia, Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Egypt, Denmark, France, Sweden and Turkey, Daesh apologized to Israel as shots were fired from a territory under its control.
These PTDSs, most probably, will be have been used previously in Iraq or Afghanistan, and can be described as old and worn out.