BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:30 P.M.) – The Turkish authorities arrested a German national that was attempting to cross into Syria from Turkey, the state-owned Anadolu News Agency reported today.

According to the Anadolu report, the German national, Patrick Kraicker, age 28, was attempting to cross into Syria in order to join the People’s Protection Units (YPG).

Kraicker was attempting to cross into Syria on March 14th, when he was captured by the Turkish authorities inside the Silopi District of Sirnak in southern Turkey.

A German national who was trying to cross into Syria from Turkey has been arrested by Turkish authorities over alleged links to Kurdish militants, the state-run Anadolu news agency said.

The German national faces charges for “aiding and abetting a terrorist organization,” as the YPG is outlawed in Turkey.

 

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A new pledge to press the EU into concessions.
The Turkish Regime didn’t stop and arrest only one ISIS or Al-Nusra member in the past 7 years. Instead they promoted, tramsported, nursed and equipped them. Disgusting, but the sheer truth.
Thanks to ErDOGan northern Syria has become a Muslim BroHoe Jihadi-paradise.
Best news is, they started to kill eachother in inter-terrorist conflicts.

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More than 400,000 crossed the border between 2011 and 2016.
I don’t think EU looks very prone to any more concessions to ErdoGollum, actually, Turkey is nowhere near entering the EU any time in the next 300 years, even if it’s not said publicly and it’s obvious for everybody.
Actually, Israel, Algeria, Tunisia or Morocco would have more chance to enter the EU than Turkey as be sure that both Greece and Cyprus will EVER veto Turey’s entry and would a referendum be held all over the union, so would it be!