Turkey rejects French President Emmanuel Macron’s comments on Ankara-Moscow rift after Syria strikes

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag has slammed remarks by French President Emmanuel Macron that a recent US-led military operation in Syria drove a wedge between Ankara and Moscow. “Turkey’s Syria policy is not a policy of being on the same side or being opposed to another country,” Bozdag […]

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Syria slams Ankara’s capture of Afrin, wants ‘immediate’ Turkish withdrawal

Turkish forces and army helicopters advance towards the village of al-Ma’batli in Afrin region on March 2, 2018. (Photo by AFP) Syria’s government has condemned the capture of Afrin by the Turkish military, calling on Ankara to “immediately” pull out troops from the northwestern Syrian city. The Syrian Foreign Ministry voiced strong opposition to Turkey’s […]

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