Moscow, February 3 – “News.Economy.” Turkey launched strikes against government forces in Syria in response to alleged shelling of Turkish troops in the Syrian Idlib.
Recep Tayyip erdoğan
“After the attack on our military, we have responded repeatedly. For 46 objects (the army of Syria – approx. ed.), applied 122 100 artillery and mortar attacks involved F-16 fighter jets. The operation continues. Those who feel the strength of Turkish determination, realizes his mistake. We intend to continue our operation,” Erdogan said, RIA “Novosti”.
Erdogan’s Ultimatum: Russia has not fulfilled the agreement on Syria, Turkey’s patience is coming to concuerdan opposed actions of “Russian mercenaries” in Liveedit: government mishustina – transitive. The troubles and threats to Russia are multiplying”Turkey responded with a powerful shot to the shelling in Idlib and will continue to do so in the future,” Erdogan said. According to him, under the Turkish strikes killed 30-35 of Syrian soldiers.
Turkey has said previously that due to the artillery shelling in the Syrian Idlib killed four Turkish soldiers. Nine soldiers were injured, one of them critically. The shelling was conducted by Syrian government forces, says Ankara.
“parties to the conflict were informed about the coordinates of the placement of Turkish troops. Despite this, the deployment of Turkish troops had suffered an artillery strike,” – said the President of Turkey.
Head of Department on public relations of presidential administration of Turkey, the Altun Fahrettin promised that Turkey bring to justice all those involved in the shelling in Idlib.
Representatives of the General staff of the Turkish armed forces are in contact with the Russian side, said Erdogan and added that Turkey acts in Idlib subject of dialogue with Moscow. Erdogan can talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin in a tieand with the situation in the Syrian Idlib.
Turkey’s President urged Russia “not to try to stop the Turkish operation aimed only at the (position – approx. ed.) of the Syrian regime”.
“Russia to act otherwise – or with the regime (Damascus – approx. ed.), or with Turkey,” said Erdogan informed.