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The Many Roles of Turkey in the Syrian Crisis 28 janvier 2013

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Middle East Research and Information Project (MERIP) January 28, 2013

by Aslı Ilgıt & Rochelle Davis *

On October 4, 2012, the Turkish Grand National Assembly approved a motion, by a vote of 320 to 129, authorizing deployment of the armed forces in “foreign countries,” essentially where and when the government saw fit. It was an expansive, vague-sounding mandate, but in fact there was only one target: Syria. (suite…)