Turkey extends Iraq, Syria military mandate

Turkey extended military mandate for operations in Syria and Iraq. With the one-year mandate, Turkish military will be allowed to conduct anti-terror and peacekeeping operations in Iraq and Syria until Oct. 30, 2021.

Turkey battles PKK terrorist group in northern Iraq and its Syrian affiliate YPG/PYD in northern Syria.The group constitutes a serious security threat to Turkey.

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