Turkiye does not intend to harm coalition forces or civilians in Syria, said Hulusi Akar, Turkish Defense Minister, APA’s Istanbul correspondent reports.
He stressed that Turkiye has only one target and it is terrorists: “Where there is a terrorist, there is our target. Our most important principle is to do no harm to civilians and the environment. We defend the rights of our country and nation everywhere. We continue to be close to such friendly and fraternal countries as Cyprus, Azerbaijan, and Libya in their right cause.”