The United States want to require, in the words of US national security adviser John Bolton in front of a deduction from Syria guarantees from Turkey for the Kurds. At the same time Bolton Israel and other allies in the Region and pledged continued support.
A deduction from the North-East of Syria should happen, “the (Terrorist) Islamic state is beaten and does not recover again and again, a threat can be,” said Bolton, after a Meeting with the Israeli head of government Benjamin Netanyahu.
Trump said on Sunday: “Iran hates ISIS more than we do, if that is possible. Russia hates ISIS more than we do. Turkey hates Iran, perhaps, quite as much as we do.” All the countries that hated the IS and the could do more. The US withdrawal will not be completed before the IS was completely gone. On demand, how long the well lasts, Trump said: “It will go fast.”
Earlier, it was emphasized Bolton, the United States wanted to require before their announced withdrawal from Turkey’s guarantees for the fighting in Syria the Kurds. A spokesman for the National security Council (NSC) in Washington confirmed on Sunday media reports.
In the U.S., there are, among other things, Worries about what will happen with their Kurdish allies in the fight against the IS-terrorist militia, was supposed to bring Turkey more in Syria. Here it is all about the forces of the Kurdish militia, YPG, which views Turkey as a branch of the outlawed Kurdish workers ‘ party PKK and thus a terrorist organization. They were considered long time as one of the most reliable US ally in the fight against the IS. The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had announced, however, even an Offensive against the YPG.
“We do not think that the Turks military operations, companies should not fully aligned with the United States and the United States have not agreed,” said Bolton. US President, Donald Trump asking Erdogan a corresponding commitment of his Turkish colleagues.
The YPG controlled at the Turkish border areas. US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo had said at the end of last week, they wanted to ensure that “the Turks respect the Kurds to slaughter”. Pompeo wants to compete on Tuesday a journey through eight Arab countries in the Middle East.
the speaker of The Turkish President Ibrahim Kalin said on Boltons and Pompeos comments on Sunday, according to the state Anadolu news Agency, a terrorist group such as the YPG is said to be an Ally of the United States. With the fight against the PKK and its Syrian branches of the Turkey to pursue the goal, the other Kurds, “to liberate from the tyranny and oppression of this terrorist group”.
Bolton said during his Israel visit, they wanted to ensure “the defense of Israel and our other friends in the Region and also to those who care, who have fought with us against the IS and other terrorist groups”. The US support for Israel’s right to self-defense no doubt could exist, – said Bolton.
Netanyahu thanked Bolton and announced he wanted to visit with him on Monday which were conquered in 1967 Golan heights – if the weather allows. During a visit to the plateau Bolton will “understand fully, why we will leave the Golan heights, never, and why it is so important that other countries recognise this,” said Netanyahu.
The deduction of the 2000 U.S. soldiers could now go significantly slower, as Trump had this made before Christmas. “Schedules resulting from the fulfilment of conditions, and the creation of circumstances that we want to see,” said Bolton. He has also suggested that the US presence in the South of Syria could be maintained longer than in the North in the civil war country.
The Turkey should be supported in the view of U.S. officials, significantly from the United States, the main responsibility in the fight against the IS in Syria. The “Wall Street Journal” reported at the weekend, citing in particular referred to high government sources, Turkey asked for help for air strikes, transports and logistics. “The Turkish requests are so extensive, that, if fully met, the U.S. military would deepen its involvement in Syria, instead of reducing them,” – said in the report.
Trump had arranged before Christmas, the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria. Via Twitter, Trump said that Erdogan assured that Turkey could wipe out the Remnants of the IS in Syria””. In the “Wall Street Journal”report, the U.S. Department of defense to be skeptical about whether Turkey can be a substitute for the role of the United States appropriate. Bolton is expected on Tuesday in Turkey.
early Sunday morning tweeted Bolton a warning to the address of the Syrian government, the talks on the U.S.-deduction not to be understood as an invitation for the re-use of chemical weapons: “On every use, it will give a quick, strong response.”
In the context of the diplomacy prior to the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria, a Meeting between Turkish President Erdogan and Kremlin boss Vladimir Putin. The reported Turkish and Russian media on Sunday. The state-owned Turkish Anadolu Agency, the Meeting is to be held in January. Turkey is supporting in Syria, opposition rebels, and Russia, together with Iran, the government of leader Bashar al-Assad.