Erdoğan, Saudi King Salman Discuss Turkey’s Anti-terror Operation in Syria’s Afrin

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan held a phone call with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz late Tuesday in which the two leaders discussed Turkey's Operation Olive Branch launched against terrorist groups in Syria's Afrin. In the call, Erdoğan informed Salman about the operation against ISIS terrorists, and its aims. The two also discussed recent developments in … Continue reading Erdoğan, Saudi King Salman Discuss Turkey’s Anti-terror Operation in Syria’s Afrin

Trump Assure Erdogan US Stop Supplying Kurds With Weapons

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu announced the US President Donald Trump during the telephone conversation with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan assured him that Washington stopped sending weapons to Kurds in Syria. At the same time about a day ago some sources reported the death of at least two US soldiers in Syria's Afrin canton … Continue reading Trump Assure Erdogan US Stop Supplying Kurds With Weapons

Putin shares Turkey’s concern about Syrian Kurds – Erdogan

Russia understands Turkey’s concern regarding Syria’s Democratic Union Party and Self-Defense Forces units considered by Ankara a branch of Kurdistan’s Workers’ Party, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters after returning from the Sochi summit. "We have clearly expressed our stance on the Democratic Union Party and the Self-Defense Forces," the Haberturk TV channel quotes … Continue reading Putin shares Turkey’s concern about Syrian Kurds – Erdogan

Russia’s Putin to Hold Talks on Syria With Turkey’s Erdogan in Sochi

Russian President Vladimir Putin will discuss the fight against terrorism and the situation in Syria with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Sochi on November 13, RIA Novosti reports. As the Kremlin press service earlier said the two leaders are going to exchange views on regional and international affairs, as well as will discuss … Continue reading Russia’s Putin to Hold Talks on Syria With Turkey’s Erdogan in Sochi

Putin, Erdogan to Discuss the Participation of Kurdish Democratic Union Party in Syrian Settlement Process

During a visit to Moscow on November 13, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will discuss the participation of the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) in the Syrian National Dialogue Congress with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, NTV news channel reported. Putin and Erdoğan will also discuss the fight against terrorism in Syria and Iraq. After the … Continue reading Putin, Erdogan to Discuss the Participation of Kurdish Democratic Union Party in Syrian Settlement Process

Turkey’s Erdogan Says Operation in Syria’s Idlib Largely Completed

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday the country’s military operation in northwest Syria‘S Idlib province was largely completed but the neighbouring region of Afrin, controlled by a Kurdish militia, remained an issue. Turkey’s army began setting up observation posts in Idlib this month under a deal with Russia and Iran to reduce fighting between … Continue reading Turkey’s Erdogan Says Operation in Syria’s Idlib Largely Completed