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World Erdogan says Turkey will never declare ceasefire in northern Syria -NTV

01:05  16 october  2019
01:05  16 october  2019 Source:   reuters.com

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President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said late Tuesday that he rejected a demand by his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump regarding Turkey 's ongoing anti-terror operation in northern Syria . "Mr. President demanded that we declare a ceasefire . We never will," he said , reiterating that Turkey ruled out any

ANKARA, Oct 15 (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan told U.S. President Donald Trump that Turkey will never declare a ceasefire in northeastern Syria, and added that he was not worried about U.S. sanctions over Ankara's offensive, broadcaster NTV reported on Tuesday.

In this photo taken from the Turkish side of the border between Turkey and Syria, in Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, southeastern Turkey, smoke and dust billows from targets in Ras al-Ayn, Syria, caused by bombardment by Turkish forces, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019. Turkish artillery on Tuesday pounded suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near the town in northeast Syria amid reports that Kurdish fighters had retaken the town as Turkey pressed ahead with a military incursion that has drawn widespread condemnation. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis) © ASSOCIATED PRESS In this photo taken from the Turkish side of the border between Turkey and Syria, in Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, southeastern Turkey, smoke and dust billows from targets in Ras al-Ayn, Syria, caused by bombardment by Turkish forces, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019. Turkish artillery on Tuesday pounded suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near the town in northeast Syria amid reports that Kurdish fighters had retaken the town as Turkey pressed ahead with a military incursion that has drawn widespread condemnation. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

Pence will urge Syria ceasefire in Thursday meeting with Turkey's Erdogan -White House

  Pence will urge Syria ceasefire in Thursday meeting with Turkey's Erdogan -White House U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will meet with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday in Ankara, where he will urge Turkey to reach an immediate ceasefire in Syria and to work towards a negotiated settlement, the White House said on Tuesday. © 2019 Getty Images WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 14: U.S. Vice President Mike Pence briefs members of the media outside the West Wing of the White House October 14, 2019 in Washington, DC. Pence told reporters that President Donald Trump talked to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today and urged an immediate cease fire in Syria.

The US demands an immediate ceasefire from Turkey and sends Vice-President Mike Pence to the In response, Turkey said it would examine its co-operation with the EU due to its "unlawful and What is happening in Syria ? Following the deal with Kurdish-led forces, the Syrian army began to move

Turkey v Syria 's Kurds explained. The Turkish offensive and US withdrawal has drawn an President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hopes to resettle up to two million Syrian refugees currently in Turkey within The Kurdish-led administration in northern Syria said the Syrian army would deploy along the entire

Speaking to reporters on a flight back from Baku, Erdogan said talks with Washington and Moscow on Syria's Kobani and Manbij towns continued, and added it was "not negative" for the Syrian army to enter Manbij as long as militants in the area were cleared, NTV said.

He also said he told Trump that Turkey would "not negotiate with a terrorist organisation" in response to Trump's mediation offer.

Separately, the Turkish presidency said on Tuesday that Erdogan told Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call that Turkey's incursion into northeastern Syria would contribute to counter-terrorism efforts, Syria's territorial integrity, and a political solution process.

(Reporting by Tuvan Gumrukcu Editing by Chris Reese)

Watch Live: Trump to speak about conflict between Turkey and Kurds .
President Trump tweeted that "Kurds are safe and have worked very nicely with us"President Trump will make an announcement about the conflict between Turkey and the Kurds in northern Syria, after the Kurds largely withdrew from the region under the terms of a 120-hour ceasefire. The announcement comes after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin negotiated a new six-day ceasefire, which allows Russia to step into the power vacuum created after Mr. Trump announced the withdrawal of 1,000 U.S. troops from northern Syria.

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