Turkey: Russia proposed to conduct joint operation in Syria

The Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, stated that Russia offered Turkey to conduct a joint operation in the de-escalation zone in Idlib against the militant group Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, the backbone of which is made up of Nusrah militants.

According to Çavuşoğlu, Turkey has completed preparation for the operation in Syria

“Russians are offering a joint operation, they say that we have to get rid of them [the militants],” said Çavuşoğlu in an interview with the Hurriyet newspaper.


  Mevlüt Çavuşoǧlu, Turkey, Syria, Russia, Idlib