In a move unlikely to make Russian leader Vladimir Putin very happy Turkey has chosen to give France permission to use its airspace to launch air strikes against Daesh as well as use Incirlik airbase in emergency situations. French aircraft carrier, the Charles de Gaulle, will also receive logistical support from Turkish forces in the Mediterranean.

French-Turkish relations

In light of the Paris attacks, France has been increasing its air strikes against Daesh in Syria and as such has been...

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