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Pence meets with Erdogan, seeking Syria cease-fire

Credit: USATODAY.com- Published on October 17, 2019
A senior U.S. delegation led by Vice President Mike Pence pursued an uphill mission Thursday to persuade Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to call for a cease-fire in his fight with Kurdish forces in northern Syria. (Oct. 17)
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Published on October 16, 2019 -  00:32
Erdogan Says He Will Only Meet With Mike Pence And Mike Pompeo
Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet with Turkish President Recept Tayyip Erdogan. A spokesman for the Turkish presidency said they will discuss the situation in Syria. President Donald Trump recently said the U.S. “shouldn’t be losing lives” because “it’s not our border.” According to CNN, Trump wants to broker a ceasefire with Ankara amid the Turkish incursion into Syria.

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