Russia to Turkey: ‘Withdraw your troops from Iraq’

Latest Update: May 31, 2016 | 78 Views

MOSCOW: Russia demands that Turkey withdraw its troops from Iraq, the RIA news agency quoted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Tuesday.

“This [keeping troops in Iraq] is an absolutely unacceptable position,” it cited Lavrov as saying.

“In principle, I believe that what the Turks are doing deserves far greater public attention on the part of our Western partners.”



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