Turkey brushes off Israel concern over Syria drill

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April 29, 2009 15:19

Turkey's military chief said Wednesday he was not concerned about Israel's response to a joint drill involving Turkish and Syrian soldiers, after Defense Minister Ehud Barak called this week's exercise a worrisome development. Gen. Ilker Basbug told reporters he was "not concerned by Israel's reaction," and Turkey wasn't seeking any other country's consent.


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