Erdogan: Syrian opposition cannot attend talks without ceasefire

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a staunch backer of the Syrian opposition, says the opposition delegation cannot attend UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva without there first being a ceasefire in place.

According to broadcaster CNN Turk, Erdogan believes it would be a "betrayal" to those fighting on the front lines in Syria for the delegation to attend the talks under the current conditions.

Last update: Fri, 29/01/2016 - 14:27
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