Turkey talking to all sides in Syria conflict for Idlib ceasefire -minister

By Humeyra Pamuk and Tom Perry ISTANBUL/BEIRUT, Sept 14 : Turkey said on Friday it was talking to all parties in the Syrian conflict to prevent a government offensive on Idlib ahead of talks between Russian and Turkish leaders, who support rival sides in the looming battle for the rebel-held region. Ankara failed last week […]

Turkey calls for ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib, Russia opposes

By Babak Dehghanpisheh Undated Sept 7 : Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan called for a ceasefire in the rebel-held region of Idlib in northwest Syria on Friday and said an anticipated government assault on insurgents there could result in a massacre. But Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said Moscow opposed a truce, and Iranian leader Hassan Rouhani […]