Turkey threatens aggressive operation if US backtracks from the agreement

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Turkey threatens aggressive operation if US backtracks from the agreement

ISLAMABAD - Turkey says it will continue its offensive into northeast Syria more rapidly than before if the agreement with United States, to pause the operation and allow withdrawal of Kurdish forces, is not fully implemented.

Talking to journalists in Istanbul, President Tayyip Erdogan said Ankara has no intention to stay in areas under its control in northern Syria.

Erdogan said he has informed U.S. President Donald Trump about the offensive in a phone call a day before launching it.

About a letter from President Trump Turkish president said what is necessary will be done when the time is right.

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