During an interview with Die Welt earlier today, the Turkish Deputy Prime Minister, Memhet Simsek remarked: “Germany must step up its involvement in Syria if it wants to stem the flow of refugees into Europe. If Germany and others want to stop the influx of refugees, they must stop the bombings by Syrian and Russian forces against the Syrian opposition”. Thereby, the Turkish official hinted that military intervention was needed as to deter Syrian and Russian bombardments from forcing more refugees to flee the country.

Talks between German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, and Turkey’s Prime Minister, Ahmet Davutoglu, are set to take place next friday as the former will host the latter in Berlin. The two statesmen are likely to discuss the recent suicide bomb attack in Istabul as well as the growing crisis in relation to migrants.

“The origin of terror in Syria is the chaos on the ground, which was caused by the Syrian regime’s refusal to authorize democratic reform and the existence of an opposition” Simsek said. However, Turkey has received extensive criticism for refusing to combat ISIS fighters – meanwhile, the Syrian government is heavily embattled with ISIS in especially in Deir Ez Zor, Aleppo and eastern Homs.

Currently, more than 4 million refugees have fled Syria with close to half of them within Turkey itself, which shares a border with war-torn country. However, the Turkish PM stressed they would try to deter further refugees from entering: “We are building a fence all along the Syrian frontier. The first 150 kilometers will be ready in March, but we need a coordinated strategy with our partners”.

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Marc Abdessamad
Marc Abdessamad
2016-01-16 16:15

And secondly, attacking my country, Syria, the best one, will increase the level of refugees.

Gay Gavin Redden
Gay Gavin Redden
2016-01-16 19:09

The proposed construction of the Qatar-Turkey Pipeline is one of the major factors contributing to the Syrian Civil War. The EU is trying to free itself of Russian gas imports, and Assad is the only leader who stands in the way. Russia wants to retain it’s financial and geopolitical dominance afforded to it by the natural gas it provides to European countrys.

Pancho Ramirez Jr.
Pancho Ramirez Jr.
2016-01-16 16:07

What an idiotic idea hahahahaha

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Stern Daler
2016-01-16 16:41

No, Erdogan & Co use the refugees problem to pressure Germany and the EU countries to participate in his grand plan for second Sunni, Turkish Empire. Why should Germany & EU finance his war and bleed for his plans? Germany and the EU should instead send all illegal immigrants (who commit crimes here) immediately back to Turkey. If the Turkish government does not take them back the EU must close the borders to all Turkish exports and send all Turkish immigrants in the EU back to Turkey.

Demian Canaris
Demian Canaris
2016-01-16 16:55
Reply to  Stern Daler

that’s the point! EU should have had the guts to turn the tables on so. turkey is actually one of the real troublemakers. being f***ed by russia, turkey’s economy will turn very fragile. so, EU should threaten them economically, not throwing huge amounts of money into the abyss: “contol your borders in a sensible way (to syria and the EU) or you will stand alone!”

Demian Canaris
Demian Canaris
2016-01-16 17:06
Reply to  Demian Canaris

sanctions would also give a push for greece. same temples, same food, dear tourists, please support the philosophers not the sultan!

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Stern Daler
2016-01-16 23:30
Reply to  Demian Canaris

Ok. Lets call for sanctions and close the Turkish border for tourism like Russia did. 😀

Marc Abdessamad
Marc Abdessamad
2016-01-16 16:13

This man is the best idiot I’ve ever seen. Germany is a peaceful country, not like Turkey who loves war.

Нка Спецназ
Нка Спецназ
2016-01-16 16:03

Dickhead

Demian Canaris
Demian Canaris
2016-01-16 16:38

how dare he! being a representative of a country, letting 10000s of terrorists and fighters into the neighbouring state, then wondering about refugees und terror in his own country and “urges” an other national economy to step up their bullshit to even greater madness. Mr Simsek, you’re so terribly wrong! sometimes, I sense that the turks are actually believing their own BS propaganda…

Kristjan Murmur
Kristjan Murmur
2016-01-16 16:20

germany must attack tyrkey

Aziz Fakiani Rumie
Aziz Fakiani Rumie
2016-01-16 16:23

IMBECIL

Piño Vultur Gryphus Banda
Piño Vultur Gryphus Banda
2016-01-16 16:30

What a f*****g NATO RATS’s puppet…they want to push Germany into a war and profit from it

Gay Gavin Redden
Gay Gavin Redden
2016-01-16 19:10

The proposed construction of the Qatar-Turkey Pipeline is one of the major factors contributing to the Syrian Civil War. The EU is trying to free itself of Russian gas imports, and Assad is the only leader who stands in the way. Russia wants to retain it’s financial and geopolitical dominance afforded to it by the natural gas it provides to European countrys.

Zen Febri
Zen Febri
2016-01-16 17:08

ISIS is attacking Syria too, if Germany to attack Syria, so it means that Germany helps ISIS….By the way, refugees run away from their country because of ISIS not Syrian government….That is the most ridiculous statement from a PM…

Imhotep Amarteifio
Imhotep Amarteifio
2016-01-16 16:34

THE MOST STUPID thing I EVER READ

Umar Kahuma
Umar Kahuma
2016-01-16 16:44

He is a fool

Leo Verhoeven
Leo Verhoeven
2016-01-16 16:46

Better to attack turkey !

Mu'adz Chalik Panurba
Mu'adz Chalik Panurba
2016-01-16 17:11

the stupid statement I’ve ever heard ….. to avoid refugee stop sending the weapon to the all type of rebels … is this prime minister or oil truck’s driver

Eva Al-Jazeera
Eva Al-Jazeera
2016-01-16 17:12

He needs some tranquilizer and a long term rest , far away from Istanbul or Ankara

Sierra
Sierra
2016-01-16 16:36

Don’t they have any mental institutions in #Turkey Intern him ASAP

Burt
Burt
2016-01-16 16:32

@Gjoene what is wrong with these #Turks they all seem to be mad and living in another universe

Umar Kahuma
Umar Kahuma
2016-01-16 17:33

Turkey is a headchoping terrorist supporting state

Alex Sandro
Alex Sandro
2016-01-16 16:03

Lixo!

Нка Спецназ
Нка Спецназ
2016-01-16 16:06
Bahnan Said
Bahnan Said
2016-01-16 16:08

Fdp

Нка Спецназ
Нка Спецназ
2016-01-16 16:09
Ania Twesten- Plucinski
Ania Twesten- Plucinski
2016-01-16 16:22
Quentin Afrouk
Quentin Afrouk
2016-01-16 16:23

هههههههههههههههههههه

Boxer Khan
Boxer Khan
2016-01-16 16:33

Hahahahahah Die Krankheit Erdowahn ist wieder Ausgebrochen

Robby Rodiyya
Robby Rodiyya
2016-01-16 16:44

Provocative is beginning with fool or maybe Turkish have no brain

John Giouvanges
John Giouvanges
2016-01-16 16:55

The E.U gave turkey 3 billion euros to stop the boats , what happened to that

Gay Gavin Redden
Gay Gavin Redden
2016-01-16 19:10

The proposed construction of the Qatar-Turkey Pipeline is one of the major factors contributing to the Syrian Civil War. The EU is trying to free itself of Russian gas imports, and Assad is the only leader who stands in the way. Russia wants to retain it’s financial and geopolitical dominance afforded to it by the natural gas it provides to European countrys.

Henry Kittikul Boonthanee-Moses
Henry Kittikul Boonthanee-Moses
2016-01-16 17:14

If Germany attacked Syria, it would implode

Georgios Christos
Georgios Christos
2016-01-16 17:17

crazy people say crazy things, a Turkish idiot!!!

Sierra
Sierra
2016-01-16 16:37

his logic is screwed up.

FilozofA
FilozofA
2016-01-16 16:28

. That’s like putting your hand on a hot stove to avoid being burned. Plus, Germany wants refugees as their new slaves.

Nobilitatis
Nobilitatis
2016-01-16 17:28
Reply to  FilozofA

Äh – no, we don’t.

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Stern Daler
2016-01-17 06:45
Reply to  FilozofA

Had You kept silent You would still be considered a thinker. Germany’s accepting refugees is entirely humanitarian. The average cost as financial burden is higher than the long term benefit. Plus the recent rapes and other criminal offenses that were committed by immigrant men of Muslim decent put to much human cost on German society.

Roman Gero Kopler
Roman Gero Kopler
2016-01-16 16:22

Attacking to avoid refugess? Did they got a briefing from #Petraeus? – the #BombSolution???

tonis
tonis
2016-01-16 17:24

idiot

Louay A Elhadj
Louay A Elhadj
2016-01-16 17:31

This jack off needs to eat a d*ck…

Enzo Greco
Enzo Greco
2016-01-16 17:46

Another FREAK! Call a psychiatrist!

Gay Gavin Redden
Gay Gavin Redden
2016-01-16 19:10
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The proposed construction of the Qatar-Turkey Pipeline is one of the major factors contributing to the Syrian Civil War. The EU is trying to free itself of Russian gas imports, and Assad is the only leader who stands in the way. Russia wants to retain it’s financial and geopolitical dominance afforded to it by the natural gas it provides to European countrys.

madeinlondon
madeinlondon
2016-01-16 17:18

2/2.
For once I agree with @ArtWendeley your articles are disingenuous & you are doing a just cause a disservice.

madeinlondon
madeinlondon
2016-01-16 17:18

1/2 I’m no fan of the Turkish government but he did not say Germany must attack Syria.

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Stern Daler
2016-01-18 11:33
Reply to  madeinlondon

How else stop RU and Assad bombing? Currently the “Friends of Syria” coalition including Turkey fights ISIS and supports “moderate terrorists”. The “moderate terrorists” supported include hard line Takfiri Sunni groups. IMHO neither Assad’s Syria nor Putin’s Russia can be talked or embargoed into a bombing stop by the “Friends of Syria” let alone Germany. BTW. One of the reason for the unwavering current Russian support of the fight against Takfiri Sunni’s in Syria is IMHO that Ankara in the past and present supported of Turk languages speaking “moderate Takfiri terrorists” in the territories of the ex Soviet Union.

Sal Reugen
Sal Reugen
2016-01-16 18:51

the guy clearly has a very good supply of narcotics.

Mohammad Humzah
Mohammad Humzah
2016-01-16 18:22

is he becoming mad!

Mohammad Humzah
Mohammad Humzah
2016-01-16 18:23

f**k pm of turkey!from pakistan

Herbert G. Mische
Herbert G. Mische
2016-01-16 18:23

Sick damned nasty paranoid pervers idiot and scumbag!!! Disgusting!!!

John Redman
John Redman
2016-01-16 18:57

Ha f*****g ha…
Kick the Turks out of NATO and attack them! !!

Gay Gavin Redden
Gay Gavin Redden
2016-01-16 19:09
Reply to  John Redman

The proposed construction of the Qatar-Turkey Pipeline is one of the major factors contributing to the Syrian Civil War. The EU is trying to free itself of Russian gas imports, and Assad is the only leader who stands in the way. Russia wants to retain it’s financial and geopolitical dominance afforded to it by the natural gas it provides to European countrys.

Gay Gavin Redden
Gay Gavin Redden
2016-01-16 19:02

The proposed construction of the Qatar-Turkey Pipeline is one of the major factors contributing to the Syrian Civil War. The EU is trying to free itself of Russian gas imports, and Assad is the only leader who stands in the way. Russia wants to retain it’s financial and geopolitical dominance afforded to it by the natural gas it provides to European countrys.

Paul Higley
Paul Higley
2016-01-16 19:08

f**k off you Muslim terrorist piece of s**t

Germain Witkowski
Germain Witkowski
2016-01-16 19:08

let’s nuke Ankara if they continue to flood us with so called migrants and refugees

Edson Mariscal
Edson Mariscal
2016-01-16 19:09

These statements by these terrorist lovers get even more stupid. So let me get this straight, to stop more people from leaving their homes, we must attack their country therefore destroying more homes and that will prevent people from leaving their country.

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2016-01-17 09:18

@madeinlondon It’s a bad sign when somebody starts talking with himself.