London (AP) - US President Donald Trump has praised the NATO member Turkey and defended against criticism. "I like Turkey and get on very well with it," said Trump in London. His agreement with Ankara to withdraw American troops from northern Syria worked very well. Also in the US operation against IS chief Abu Bakr al-Bagdadi in northern Syria Turkey had been "very helpful" and granted overflight rights. Turkey has been criticized by its NATO counterparts for its uncoordinated military mission in northern Syria.
International: Trump protects NATO partner Turkey
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