The history of their entrance to northern Iraq goes back to 1982 and the agreement between these to countries. According to the agreement Turkey is allowed to enter Iraq’s soil up to 20 kilometer.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: Due to Turkish fighters airstrikes on Wednesday, four local people were killed.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: On Thursday, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed the situation in Syria during a meeting in Moscow.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: Saturday Russian and Turkish Ministers of Defense and Foreign Affairs met in Moscow to talk and discuss about Syria.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: Recep Tayyip Erdogan Turkish President stated on Friday that a Turkish Committee with Minister of Foreign Affairs as head and including Minister of Defense, Chief of Intelligence Service, President special Representative and Turkish Ambassador will visit Moscow.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: During the last few days, troops and equipment where transported by Turkey to Syrian northern border to start the operation.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: In recent days, with the announce of US troops withdrawal from Syria, the Turkish army has sent more troops and military vehicles to the northern borders of Syria to begin military operation in the area.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday that Ankara will delay its operation in east of the Euphrates River, Syria.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: Today Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in the Turkish Defense Industry Summit which held in Ankara said that the Turkey will start an operation east of the Euphrates river in northern Syria in a “few days”.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: After Erdogan talked about Turkish military operation against Kurdish troops in north of Syria, the engagements between sides have escalated near Kobani.
According to statistics, about 3,500,000 Syrian citizens have sought refugees in Turkey and this transportation rate has cost Turkey more than $ 8,000,000,000.
On Oct 9 the Turkish and U.S. Forces began joint training on combined patrolling activities, which will be held in the region, as part of the Manbij Roadmap.