Lavrov: Turkey expands military operations in Syria

SERGEI CHIRIKOV

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov added that Russia would continue to pressure the United Nations to invite the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party in the Syrian peace talks

Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, said that Russian intelligence has evidence that Turkish soldiers have entered Syrian territory


Turkey has invaded Syrian territory, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview with Russian television channel Ren-TV.

According to Reuters, Lavrov told Ren-TV: “Turkey has started to declare it has a sovereign right to create some safety zones on Syrian territory…According to our data, they have already 'dug themselves in' several hundred meters from the border in Syria. ... It's a sort of creeping expansion.”

The Russian Foreign Minister added that Russia would co...


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