US and Turkey agree to stop 'foreign fighters' crossing into Syria

By REUTERS
July 23, 2015 03:12

WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan agreed in a telephone call on Wednesday to work together to "stem the flow of foreign fighters and secure Turkey's border with Syria," the White House said in a statement.

The two leaders also discussed deepening their cooperation in the fight against Islamic State, it said. 


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