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Iran says it will be ready for new satellite launch in a few months

FILE PHOTO: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a joint news conference with his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan (not pictured) after their meeting in Ankara, Turkey, December 20, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Jan 16, 2019

IS-claimed suicide attack kills 15 in north Syria

On Tuesday, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Ankara would set up a "security zone" in northern Syria following a suggestion by Trump.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Erdogan, Trump consider creating security zone in Syria

Ankara, Turkey | AFP | Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and US counterpart Donald Trump mooted Monday the creation of a “security zone” in northern Syria as tensions rose over the fate of Kurdish fighters in the war-torn country.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 15, 2019

Erdogan says discussed Turkey setting up safe zone in Syria with Trump

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump talks to Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium July 11, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Jan 15, 2019

US tells Saudis to hold Khashoggi killers 'accountable'

Trump and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan later said later on Monday that they spoke by phone to discuss cooperation on the withdrawal of the approximately 2000 US troops from Syria.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Erdogan says discussed Turkey setting up safe zone in Syria with Trump

ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday he had discussed a safe zone which Turkey would set up in Syria, during a phone call with US President Donald Trump which he described as positive.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Turkey vows not to be intimidated by Trump threats

Ankara welcomed the pullout decision after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Trump in a phone call that Turkey could finish off the last remnants of IS.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 14, 2019

US wants Syria ‘safe zone’ to protect Turkey, Kurds: Pompeo

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s spokesman Ibrahim Kalin on Monday said Ankara would “continue to fight against them all”, referring to IS and the YPG.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 14, 2019

Turkey hits back at Trump threats over Kurds | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said there was “no difference” between IS and the YPG.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 14, 2019

UPDATED: Turkey says will not be ‘intimidated’ by Trump threats

READ ALSO: Charges against CJN illegal, null and void, Adegboruwa says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s spokesman Ibrahim Kalin earlier vowed Ankara would continue to fight against the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) militia despite Trump’s warnings.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 14, 2019