Erdogan to discuss Syrian deployment in 'safe zone' with Putin next week

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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday he would discuss the deployment of Syrian government forces in a planned "safe zone" in northern Syria during talks with Russia's President Vladimir Putin next week, but warned Ankara would "implement its own plans" if a solution was not reached.

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Published on October 16, 2019 -  02:16
Erdogan: Syria offensive will end if Kurds withdraw
Turkey's offensive into northeast Syria will end if Kurdish fighters in the region drop their weapons and withdraw from a planned "safe zone," President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, but warned that no power could stop it until then. Emily Wither reports.

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