Turkish PM: Turkey does not have security forces in Syria

February 15, 2016 14:07

KIEV - Turkey does not have any security forces in Syria, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Monday, confirming earlier comments by his defense minister to state-owned media.

Davutoglu made the statement in a joint news conference with his Ukrainian counterpart in Kiev. Anadolu Agency had previously quoted Defense Minister Ismet Yilmaz as denying a report that some Turkish soldiers had entered Syria at the weekend.

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