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Turkey to continue cooperation with Russia, Iran on Syria

ISNA - Iranian Students' News Agency

Sun / 30 December 2018 / 09:53

Tehran (ISNA) - Turkey intends to continue close cooperation with Russia and Iran in Syria, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Saturday after negotiations in Moscow.

"Ankara and Moscow share the opinion that it is necessary to destroy all terrorist organizations in Syria. We will continue close cooperation with Russia and Iran on Syria and regional issues," Anadolu Agency quoted the foreign minister as saying.

Ankara remains committed to Syria's territorial integrity and is ready to counter attempts to undermine it, he said.

"As the guarantors of the Astana process, we are certainly committed to the territorial integrity and unity of Syria and are ready to deter any actions aimed at undermining these principles," the Turkish foreign minister said, according to TASS.

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