Turkey backs Syrian rebel group in new anti-extremist push in Idlib
Turkey backs Syrian rebel group in new anti-extremist push in Idlib
Turkey prepared to retake Syria's northern strategic city
09 October, 2017, 00:37
The Turkish president said the operation in Idlib is the follow-up of the Euphrates Shield Operation in northern Syria, which was launched on August 24, 2016, in a bid to clear Turkey's border of the Islamic State (IS) militants and other terrorists.
"If you take one step towards us, we will take two towards you", he said.
"We will never allow the formation of a terror corridor along our border with Syria", Erdogan said, adding that the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) were now supporting the FSA from within Turkey's borders, while the Russian air force was providing air support to the operation "protecting outside the borders (of the Idlib region)".
Several mortar shells landed near the Bab al-Hawa border crossing between Syria and Turkey, believed to be fired from the Turkish side of the border.
HTS wants to continue fighting the government despite the establishment of "de-escalation zones". There are no known plans by the Kurdish forces to take on al-Qaida-linked militants in Idlib.
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Saudi Arabia wants to establish an global center to fight terrorism under the aegis of the United Nations, Salman said. Saudi Arabia does most of its trading with the United States but may be looking to diversify that.
In the same context, the Turkish army deployed a large number of special forces and armored military vehicles, which were sent over the past week to the town of Reyhanlı, a town and district of Hatay Province, on the Mediterranean coast of Turkey, near the country's border with Syria.
Along with Iraq's central government, Turkey, the US, Iran, and the United Nations have spoken out against Monday's illegitimate poll, warning it would distract from the ongoing fight against ISIS and further destabilize the region. Turkish soldiers are expected to join the operation later, he said.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of parliament from his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting at the Turkish parliament in Ankara, Turkey, May 30, 2017. However, both Iran and Russian Federation are chief supporters of Assad and have strengthened his control over Syria.
Russia, along with Iran, is the key backer of President Bashar al-Assad and Moscow's military intervention inside Syria is widely seen as tipping the balance in the conflict. "It is a very risky area - Turkey may face a backlash from moderate rebels if it can't deliver humanitarian services" and may also "come under pressure" from Russian Federation and Iran to eliminate militants, he said.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel came under enormous pressure from her rivals to sharpen tone towards Turkey, particularly due to the arrests of around 10 German citizens, including a reporter and a human rights activist, for alleged support for terrorist organisations.
In October, prosecutors claimed that Madsen stored violent videos of torture and murder of women on a computer in his workshop. Ms Wall was last seen alive on August 10 with Madsen as she was interviewing him about his self-built submarine.
Under the proposed plan, the US would host 60 of the 80 World Cup matches, with Canada and Mexico each hosting 10. Morocco are the only other contender for the 2026 tournament, having announced their candidacy in June.
The latest revelation came Tuesday afternoon when police said the gunman set up cameras inside his hotel suite and in the hallway. The sisters, who spoke to 7 News exclusively , did not want to be identified by name and requested their faces be blurred.
Police officer attacked with auto and knife while pedestrians targeted in high-speed chase in western city of Edmonton. Canadians' resolve has been tested this weekend, but I know, as always, we will come through united".
In Puerto Rico , where all imports must come by boat or plane, this has caused supplies to the island to come at increased prices. And the US military is working with Puerto Rican officials and the island's National Guard to reach those still cut off.
Not fair to FR or effort! He also noted that he and the first lady will be traveling to Puerto Rico and possibly the U.S. He also said the stockpiles of fuel have increased to 600,000 barrels of diesel and 722,000 barrels of gasoline.
They don't have Champions League-winning medals throughout this group, they don't have Premier League-winning medals. Slovenia coach Srecko Katanec revealed he will step down after his side's final game at home to Scotland .
After it started gaining widespread popularity in the beginning of 2017, they released the Stories feature onto Facebook too. Now users are not able to post Facebook Stories to Instagram but this could potentially be built in the future.
Their algorithms are the very skeleton of the system-they determine what people are engaging with and share those even further. Social media has seen a shift from personal pictures and status updates to one of the main ways people get their news.
Visuals posted on social media by passengers and their friends showed extensive damage to the front of the outer starboard engine. No-one was hurt as the pilots landed in Goose Bay , in Canada's easternmost province just after 3.30pm on Saturday, local time.
We are just concentrating for now on a great performance and a brilliant result against Anderlecht . Onyekuru made his debut for Anderlecht in their 3-0 away defeat to Bayern Munich on matchday-one.
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Preschoolers die after being set alight in Brazil
Mr Temer said that, as the father of a school-age child, he understood this must be an extremely painful loss for the parents. President Michael Temer tweeted: "I'm very sorry about this tragedy involving children in Janauba".
Firebrand jurist Moore wins GOP primary runoff in Alabama
Luther Strange chose to play with the Trump fire, so he has to live with the consequences after Trump burned the house down. Jones is a former USA attorney best known for prosecuting the Klansmen who killed four girls in a 1963 church bombing.
UKIP party elects fourth leader in a year
He has said he will have conversations with Ms Waters, Mr Farage and Mr Banks about their futures with the party. A source told express.co.uk: "If Anne Marie Waters win the party won't exist in its current form in two years".
OJ Simpson Has Officially Been Released From Prison
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Morata joined Chelsea because of Conte's belief in him
Don't forget, every coach tries every day to take more information, new ideas, and then try to elaborate with your style, no? It's important to understand when there is the room to travel, to go to see a game or for other situations.
Ty Montgomery's rib injury not as bad as initially thought
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