Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said “it’s very clear” that the US-led coalition is supporting militant groups in Syria including ISIS and the Kurdish YPG.

“They give support to terrorist groups including Daesh (ISIS),” Erdogan said.

“We have confirmed evidence, with pictures, photos and videos,” he added.

US State Department spokesman Mark Toner said Erdogan’s claims were “ludicrous.”

Saying that there is “no basis for truth” in Erdogan’s claim.

We are “100 percent behind the defeat and destruction of Daesh, even beyond Syria and Iraq,” Toner emphasized.

The State Department also praised Ankara’s efforts in northern Syria, saying that they have been “very efficient, very successful.” The US is in “constant contact” with Turkey, Toner added.

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This is getting more and more funny by the minute, Gollum isnot lying , he knows 1rst hand.

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Does Putin REALLY want to invest much trust/stock in this idiot?

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I don’t think he trusts Gollum but, exactly as in The Lord of Rings, while his companions wanted to getrid of the despicable creature, Frodo had mercy and considered that Smeagol could be useful…
Nevertheless, I still haven’t decided whom from him or Duterte is the most bonkers but Duterte is still nowhere near from Gollum’s bodycount so he’s clearly much more dangerous…

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Putin want his pipeline – no more.

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Says Gollum who is more than well known for having traded blood-oil with Daesh and “just” helped smuggling 360k jihadists and mercenaries into Syria, not counting shitload of weaponry including most of Gaddafi’s Benghazi stockpiles and the chemical weapons used for the 2013 Goutha Massacre… According to the treatment he did to Kurdish cities like Cizre, Sur, etc etc, well, nonetheless arming YPG is cool but PKK should be changed from its terrorist status to “moderate rebels” and vetted to receive better than ManPADS, i.e. Aster-15, APC-mounted CIWS Phalanx or AK-630M2 or Kashtan and a shitload of TOWs… Well, ErDOGan… Read more »

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=> PKK should be changed from its terrorist status to “moderate rebels” and vetted to receive better than ManPADS, => cool idea.

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Especially as Bookchinism (AKA social-ecology) is not at all an extremist ideology except if you consider being into direct democracy is extreme…
YPG are definitively my brothers in politics. Now, in some ways, I disapprove some PKK armed actions but due to how the Kurds have always been oppressed, especially in Turkey, well, no surprise if they sometimes consider acting very harsh, thus, I maintain that they should act against highly priced infrastructures and avoid to spill any blood as far as possible : this is counterproductive for the cause.

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Why guarded targets when a few tourist hotel trash bins bombed will knock out 10 % of Turkey’s foreign currency income. If a trash bin is not enough use a anti material rifle to knock on a tourist plane or window. Money not blood is the essential commodity in war and peace.

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As an ex IS ally Erdogan knows all IS secrets. ROFL. p.s. Yes the US helped YPG. Let us make a poll on Daeshbag’s cool new improvement suggestion: => PKK should be changed from its terrorist status to “moderate rebels” and vetted to receive better than ManPADS. => I vote yes.

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So do I! Just look on the secret war Gollum is leading against Turkish Kurds : no surprise if they strike back. Saying PKK is terrorist is at the same level labelling the French FFI/FTP as so during WW2. Muslim Brotherhood backed AKP has made Turkey a terrorist state, this is the truth! Now US/UK involvement? Yes and no : both parliament REFUSED to become implied in the simply illegal action in regard of international law to do a “regime change”. What we have are simply crooked politician, mostly on KSA/Qatar payroll that abused their power to (try to) facilitate… Read more »