The presidents of the USA and Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Donald trump in a telephone conversation talked about being created in the North-East of Syria the security zone, said on Sunday the Agency “Anadolu”.
“During a telephone conversation Erdogan and trump discussed the bilateral agenda and exchanged views on the security zone to be set up in the East of the Euphrates,” – said the Agency on Twitter.
At the same time, Erdogan reminded that the purpose of this zone near Turkey’s border with Syria is to get rid of threat from Kurdish militia and the creation of conditions for Syrian refugees return home from Turkey.
Also Erdogan and trump have agreed that in November the leaders of both countries will hold talks in Washington.
Ankara to seek to be cleared of extremists and fighters of the Kurds in Northern Syria, bordering Turkey. Initially, the Turkish side agreed with the U.S. plan for the establishment of a security zone, free from Kurdish militias and terrorists. But then the implementation of this joint plan has stalled.