Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the 42nd Mukhtars Meeting at the Presidential Complex in Ankara on December 20, 2017. (Photo by AFP)

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged the US to “eliminate” Kurdish fighters in Northern Kurdistan, vowing that Turkey will do so if the US does not. Erdogan was speaking from Istanbul on Friday.

Erdogan started by announcing that Turkey had conducted operations against Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq, adding that “there will be more to come.”

“Why? Because, if there is a threat towards us from those areas — and yes there is — then they [the US] should eliminate those terrorists from that area. If they dont we will do it,” vowed Erdogan.

“Yesterday’s attack from Tal Afar against our soldiers in Afrin showed how accurate our decision was. This attack proved that the terrorists who were pilling up on our border, would eventually target us,” said the Turkish leader.

“It is known that the USA has 22 bases in the region and more than 20,000 trucks of weapons and tools which have been sent to those locations.”

“To whom were those weapons sent? To the PKK, to PYD, to YPG. Whenever we capture those things [weapons], we see clearly who sent those things, from where, and for what purposes,” Erdogan added.

 

 

Source: Ruptly

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Tall cool one
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Tall cool one

The U.S. should protect the kurds in Iraq and in Syria against the Turks. We should help the kurds create their own country with iraqui and Syrian Kurdish areas. Have the the U.N. create a buffer zone between turkey and the new Kurdish nation. Have the kurds and the sign a non- aggression treaty.

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Andrew

The dumb is very strong in you.

Mario Simonelli
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Mario Simonelli

The USA has made itself part of the problem,
It will not end good for anyone.
The USA has moved to support the terrorists against Turkey and against Syria.
The terrorists cannot win.
Thanks to God for Russia who is providing stable gains against the terrorists and the rule of law in the region.

Byzantium
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Byzantium

Well said.

volkan
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volkan

erdoğan is real ISIS!!!