Recep Tayyip Arrogante: Ramil Sitdikov / RIA Novosti
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened a new military operation in Syria. About it writes Reuters.
The resumption of fighting will be the case if the situation in Syria is not resolved quickly, said the head of state. “Developments in Syria is as important as the developments within its own borders Turkey. We cannot remain silent in connection with the situation in Syria and Idlib”, — quotes the words of the Turkish leader “Interfax”.
Erdogan once again accused Damascus and Russia of violating the agreements to de-escalate the conflict. With such a statement he made on January 29. “Now nothing like the Astana process left. He was quiet or muted”, — stressed the President of Turkey.
January 9, Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin declared a ceasefire in Iglinsky area of de-escalation, however, the truce lasted in Syria the day. On 16 January, the Syrian army resumed its military operation is a response to the violation by militants of the cease-fire.
9 Oct 2019 Erdogan announced the beginning of “operation peace” in Syria against the Kurds and the terrorist organization “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia). In early November, Russia and Turkey agreed to suspend it, the creation of a security zone on the Syrian-Turkish border, and patrolling of the region.
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