Iran's parliament speaker cancels Turkey visit after military launch

By REUTERS
October 9, 2019 22:27
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 DUBAI - Iran's parliament speaker Ali Larijani has canceled his scheduled trip to Turkey, Iranian state TV reported, after Ankara launched a military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria on Wednesday.

"Larijani was invited by his Turkish counterpart to attend a parliamentary meeting in Turkey. His trip has been canceled," TV said, without elaborating. 


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