Turkey will drive Syrian forces back from Idlib posts this week – Erdogan

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Turkey plans to push Syrian government forces away from its military observation posts in northwest Syria’s Idlib region by end-February, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, despite advances by the Russian-backed government forces.

Erdogan said he hoped the issue of using air space in Idlib will be resolved soon. Russia controls the region’s air space and has been bombing Turkey-backed rebels on a daily basis in support of an offensive by the Syrian government forces.

“We are planning to liberate our observation posts from...


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Turkey will drive Syrian forces back from Idlib posts this week – Erdogan


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