Erdogan says Trump positive on Turkish military plan to push east in Syria

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters in Konya, Turkey, December 17, 2018. Cem Oksuz/Presidential Press Office/Handout via REUTERS

ANKARA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Turkey may start a new military operation in Syria at any moment, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday, touting support from U.S. President Donald Trump even though the Pentagon has issued a stern warning to Ankara. Last week, the Pentagon said unilateral military action by any party in northeast Syria, where U.S. […]

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