07 decembrie 2019

DM: NATO Left Turkey ‘Alone in Fight Against Terror’


TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar accused NATO of abandoning the country to fight terrorism by itself, after the alliance declined to label Kurdish fighters in Northern Syria terrorists. Ahead of a NATO summit in London earlier this week, the Turkish government suggested that it would block a defense plan for the Baltic states unless the alliance designates the Kurdish YPG militia a terrorist group. Ankara has been engaged in a low-intensity conflict with the YPG for decades, [...]