BRUSSELS, 9th October, 2019 (WAM) -- EU Chief Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday demanded Turkey halt its military operation against Kurdish militants in northern Syria.
Juncker warned the military action would not lead to a "good result", saying a political solution was the only way to end the Syrian conflict.
"I call on Turkey as well as the other actors to act with restraint and to stop operations already, as we are speaking,under way," Juncker told the European Parliament.
UAE condemns Turkish military aggression in Syria
ABU DHABI, 9th October, 2019 (WAM) -- The United Arab Emirates has condemned in the strongest terms the Turkish military aggression in Syria.
A statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation noted that this aggression represents a serious development and an unacceptable, flagrant assault on the sovereignty of a brotherly Arab state in defiance of international law and blatant interference in Arab affairs.
The statement affirmed the UAE’s firm stance and rejection of acts affecting the sovereignty of Arab states and their national security and threatening international peace and security, warning of the consequences of this aggression against the unity and territorial integrity of Syria, in addition to the political process in that country.