22 octombrie 2019

As truce deadline nears, Putin, Erdogan meet in Syria


Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea resort town of Sochi on Tuesday, hours before a five-day cease-fire in northern Syria between Turkish troops and Syrian Kurdish fighters was set to expire. Follow Ynetnews on Facebookand Twitter  The talks between Erdogan and Putin are likely to be crucial in determining arrangements along the Syrian-Turkish border, where Ankara demands a long "safe zone" cleared of Kurdish fighters. Turkish [...]