TURKEY: ‘ Lawmakers Votes 298-98 Approving New Powers Against ISIS ‘

#AceWorldNews – TURKEY (Ankara) – October 02 – Turkey’s parliament approved a motion Thursday that gives the government new powers to launch military incursions into Syria and Iraq and to allow foreign forces to use its territory for possible operations against the Islamic State group.

Parliament voted 298-98 in favour of the motion which sets the legal framework for any Turkish military involvement, and for the potential use of Turkish bases by foreign troops.


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