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    Turkey hits back at Moscow over Idlib claims

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 10:37pm on February 15, 2020

    Turkey on Saturday hit back at Russian accusations of failing to honour a 2018 deal by insisting it carried out its responsibilities in Idlib, Syria’s...

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    Turkey bolsters outposts in Idlib

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 11:01pm on February 07, 2020

    Turkey has sent nearly 150 vehicles with commandos and ammunition to reinforce its observation posts in Idlib, Syria’s last rebel-held region, Turkish state news agency...

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    Erdogan threatens ‘military force’ against Syria

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 10:32pm on January 31, 2020

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hit out Friday at the Damascus regime’s ‘cruelty’, warning Turkey was prepared to use ‘military force’ again in Syria. ‘We will...

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    Turkey building homes in Syria for people fleeing Idlib

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 11:52pm on January 26, 2020

    Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday that work was underway to construct homes inside Syria for people fleeing the war-torn country’s last rebel-held stronghold...

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    Turkey rejects US criticism

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 10:40pm on November 27, 2019

    Turkey on Wednesday rejected criticism from the United States over its testing of a newly-acquired Russian missile defence system. ‘You don’t buy a product to...

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    Joint Turkish-Russian patrols to begin in Syria tomorrow

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 03:42pm on October 31, 2019

    Joint Turkish-Russian patrols will start in Syria on Friday, Turkey’s president has said, after the Kremlin said Syrian Kurdish fighters had withdrawn under a deal...

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    US demands Syria truce but Turkey defiant

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 12:00am on October 18, 2019

    US vice president Mike Pence arrived in Turkey Thursday to push president Recep Tayyip Erdogan for a ceasefire in Syria after Ankara rebuffed international pressure...

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    Ex-Turkey PM to launch new political party

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    Former Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Friday said he would launch a ‘new political movement’ in the latest challenge to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

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    Erdogan threatens Europe with refugees if gets no support

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2019

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday warned Turkey would start allowing Syrian refugees to flee to Europe if Ankara did not get more international support....

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    Turkey’s Erdogan fires central bank governor amid rate tensions

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara, Turkey | Updated at 05:52pm on July 06, 2019

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has sacked the governor of Turkey's central bank and replaced him with his deputy, a presidential decree said Saturday, after months...

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