U.S. and Turkey discuss transition away from Assad in Syria




 
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November 22nd, 2014  
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Topic: U.S. and Turkey discuss transition away from Assad in Syria


ISTANBUL (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said he and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan he had discussed a transition of power in Syria away from President Bashar al-Assad during a four-hour meeting in Istanbul on Saturday. Turkey has been a reluctant partner in the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State (IS) insurgents in Syria and Iraq, pushing for a more comprehensive strategy that includes Assad's removal from power. "On Syria, we discussed ... ...




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