Pakistan expresses its support for the new Turkish operation in northeast Syria
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed his country’s support for Turkey’s new military operation in northeastern Syria against Kurdish fighters.
The Pakistani government confirmed in a statement that Khan on Friday made a phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to express support and solidarity on the process.
Pakistan fully understands Turkey’s concerns regarding terrorism and the threats and challenges it faces, especially since it has lost 40,000 people to terrorist attacks in recent years,” Khan said in the call. Peaceful settlement of the situation in Syria
Erdogan announced last Wednesday the launch of a new military operation in the east of the Euphrates named “spring of peace” against the Western-backed Kurdish units, which drew widespread Arab and international condemnation. Turkey confirmed that the State of Qatar expressed its support for the process