Turkish /Syria rift

Turkish president rejects US call for Syria ceasefire

Turkish president rejects US call for Syria ceasefire

Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has rejected a United States call for an immediate ceasefire in northern Syria. Mr. Erdogan’s comments come ahead of a visit to Turkey by the US vice-president and US secretary of state. Turkey launched an offensive designed to drive away Kurdish troops after their main ally, the US, pulled out. […]