17 octombrie 2019

Pence meets Erdogan to urge halt to Turkey’s offensive in Syria


Open this photo in gallery U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the presidential palace, in Ankara, Turkey, on Oct. 17, 2019. The Associated Press U.S. Vice President Mike Pence met President Tayyip Erdogan in Turkey on Thursday on a mission to persuade him to halt an offensive against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria, but Turkish officials said the action would continue regardless. The assault has created a new humanitarian crisis in Syria with [...]