October 7, 2019 / 10:27 PM / 13 days ago

Turkish Defense Ministry says preparations complete for Syria offensive

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - All preparations for a possible military operation into northeastern Syria are completed, the Turkish Defense Ministry said in a Twitter post late on Monday.

Establishment of a safe zone is essential to contribute to stability and peace of the region and for Syrians to live in safety, the Defense Ministry also said.

Writing by Ezgi Erkoyun; Editing by Leslie Adler

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