Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke by phone with Jordanian King Abdullah II on Monday to discuss bilateral relations and the regional situation following the arrests of high-ranking officials in both countries, the Turkish Presidency said.
“President spoke by phone with King Abdullah II of Jordan. Turkish-Jordanian relations and regional issues were discussed during the call,”
Photo: Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks on the phone with Defense Minister Hulusi Akar before reportedly giving orders for the start of the military operation into Syria, in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. Minutes before Erdogan’s announcement, Turkish jets began pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions in the Syrian town of Ras al Ayn, according to Turkish media reports.