Turkish PM Yıldırım Reveals What He Discussed With German Chancellor
Prime minister Yıldırım responded the questions of journalists about the agenda. Prime minister Yıldırım: “America has an operational plan at all times, and we are talking about how this plan will be implemented.” said. Yildirim, on the question of what Turkey’s stance would be if the US were to enter YPG and Rakka.” They would not make such a decision and it would be a serious problem for the US.”
Prime Minister Yildirim, on his travels in Germany, answered questions of journalists accompanying him on the plane.
Yıldırım was Asked how the meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel was going on, Yıldırım stated that bilateral, regional and international issues were discussed.
Prime Minister Yildirim said, “I do not think this issue should be climbed up.” There was a misunderstanding and it turned out that
the topic has been closed from the point of view of the Turkish Islamic Union (DITİB) in Germany. A very prestigious organization that is the official imam of the Republic of Turkey, which prevents Islamic extremism, tells the religion of Islam to the world, it is not right to accuse it with a crime like “espionage.” Even if there are individual mistakes, it is already corrected.
On the question of what German Chancellor Merkel had to say, Prime Minister Yıldırım said, “Merkel is sensitive to the fact that Turkey’s internal affairs, including the referendum process, do not generally move to Germany. I have said that this is also true for both sides of Turkey and also for Germany, a group of separatist organizations are making propaganda here and I have told Merkel that we can not tolerate this.”
Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım, asked whether there was a problem with the rallies to be held during the referendum process, “No, we will inform the authorities beforehand, and the two countries will work closely on the crime scene.” He replied.
“What are you talking about Merkel and Syria? You will meet with US Vice President Mike Pence, Rakka is on the agenda, what topics have you discussed in this context?”
Prime Minister: “We told Merkel that we had a proposal for the release of Rakka from DEA after El Bab, and that the extension of the PKK was not right to move with PYD-YPG, The new administration of the United States will take into account these assumptions, and I will say this to Pence again, and I have told Merkel that we can include Germany in this operation as well. ”
“We are talking about how this plan will be implemented”
Yıldırım said, “What role will Turkey play in Rakka? On the question, “We are at the front, we are at the back, with the US-Turkey together with the local forces, the civilian insurgents, the FSA and other militiamen … The military will be the USA and Turkey too. If we understand in principle, of course, talent and talent are being watched. ” She said.
The question of what would happen if America did not enter the operation in Rakka, Prime Minister Yildirim said, “America has an operational plan at all times, and we are talking about how this plan will be implemented.” To pay for it.
Yildirim, on the question of what Turkey’s stance would be if the US were to enter into YPG and Rakka. “They would not make such a decision and it would be a serious problem for the US. Expression.”
“Turkey paid the biggest price”
On the question of whether the talked to Merkel about fugitive FETÖ members who in Germany or not, Yıldırım said, “We have already revealed our attitude that we have made our request. We have already conveyed the necessary sensitivities and files, concerning the activities of the separatists.” He said.”