Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday at an AKP meeting in Ankara that Turkey is determined to launch an operation against Kurdish militants in northeast Syria regardless of the outcome of ongoing talks with the United States.
Few days ago, 3 gunmen killed the deputy of Turkish consulate in a restaurant in Erbil city, the city of Erbil is under control of the Iraqi Kurdistan region.
While various sources claimed different numbers of killed people but the official sources confirmed that Turkey’s deputy consul general has been killed until now.
ISWNews Analysis Group: A new operation named Claw-2 against PKK is launched on Friday at 10 pm (local time), Turkey’s Ministry of National Defense said.
ISWNews Analysis Group: Tensions rises after Turkey’s threats and six Turkish citizens were arrested in Libya by Haftar’s forces.
The website AlMarsad revealed the identity of Turkey Army drone team which is working in Tripoli according to information obtained from a senior Libyan Army security official(Haftar’s forces).
ISWNews Analysis Group: Yesterday, Turkish observation post in Sher Mughar in southern Idlib was targeted by artillery fire and two Turkish troops were killed following the attack.
The history of their entrance to northern Iraq goes back to 1982 and the agreement between these to countries. According to the agreement Turkey is allowed to enter Iraq’s soil up to 20 kilometer.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: Due to Turkish fighters airstrikes on Wednesday, four local people were killed.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: On Thursday, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed the situation in Syria during a meeting in Moscow.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: Saturday Russian and Turkish Ministers of Defense and Foreign Affairs met in Moscow to talk and discuss about Syria.
Islamic World News Analysis Group: Recep Tayyip Erdogan Turkish President stated on Friday that a Turkish Committee with Minister of Foreign Affairs as head and including Minister of Defense, Chief of Intelligence Service, President special Representative and Turkish Ambassador will visit Moscow.