Ire over deal

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ANKARA: Turkey said it was ap­palled by the ap­proach of the US De­part­ment of De­fence to­wards a deal be­tween the Syr­ian Kur­dish YPG mili­tia and Is­lamic State to with­draw IS mil­i­tants from Raqqa.

“See­ing that the coali­tion against Is­lamic State and the US De­part­ment of De­fence have not de­nied the ex­is­tence of the agree­ment, but said they ‘re­spected’ it is ap­palling,” Turkey’s For­eign Min­istry said yes­ter­day.

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