Turkish PM Says Idlib Operation Aims To Prevent Migrant Wave From Syria

www.oann.com | 8/23/2017 | Staff
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ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey’s military operations in Syria’s rebel-held province of Idlib aim to prevent a wave of migration into Turkey, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Tuesday.

Turkey has said it will provide assistance to rebels it has long backed as it implements a de-escalation agreement designed to reduce fighting with pro-government forces in the area, the most populous pocket of Syria still in rebel hands.

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On Sunday, a Turkish army reconnaissance team scouted the Idlib province before an expected military operation to impose peace in the bitterly contested Syrian northwest.

“The reason for our activities is to prepare the groundwork and...
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