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

Gay Gavin Redden
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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.

Pancho Ramirez Jr.
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What an idiotic idea hahahahaha

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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
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Demian Canaris

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

Marc Abdessamad
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Marc Abdessamad

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

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Dickhead

Kristjan Murmur
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Kristjan Murmur

germany must attack tyrkey

Demian Canaris
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Demian Canaris

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…

Aziz Fakiani Rumie
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Aziz Fakiani Rumie

IMBECIL

Piño Vultur Gryphus Banda
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Piño Vultur Gryphus Banda

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

Gay Gavin Redden
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Gay Gavin Redden

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
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Zen Febri

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…

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

Imhotep Amarteifio
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Imhotep Amarteifio

THE MOST STUPID thing I EVER READ

Sierra
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Sierra

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

Umar Kahuma
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Umar Kahuma

He is a fool

Leo Verhoeven
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Leo Verhoeven

Better to attack turkey !

Mu'adz Chalik Panurba
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Mu'adz Chalik Panurba

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
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Eva Al-Jazeera

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

Umar Kahuma
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Umar Kahuma

Turkey is a headchoping terrorist supporting state

Alex Sandro
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Alex Sandro

Lixo!

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Bahnan Said
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Bahnan Said

Fdp

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Ania Twesten- Plucinski
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Ania Twesten- Plucinski
Roman Gero Kopler
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Roman Gero Kopler

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

Quentin Afrouk
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Quentin Afrouk

هههههههههههههههههههه

FilozofA
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FilozofA

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

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Nobilitatis

Äh – no, we don’t.

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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.

Boxer Khan
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Boxer Khan

Hahahahahah Die Krankheit Erdowahn ist wieder Ausgebrochen

Sierra
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Sierra

his logic is screwed up.

Robby Rodiyya
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Robby Rodiyya

Provocative is beginning with fool or maybe Turkish have no brain

John Giouvanges
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John Giouvanges

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

Gay Gavin Redden
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Gay Gavin Redden

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
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Henry Kittikul Boonthanee-Moses

If Germany attacked Syria, it would implode

Georgios Christos
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Georgios Christos

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

madeinlondon
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madeinlondon

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

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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.

madeinlondon
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madeinlondon

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

tonis
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tonis

idiot

Louay A Elhadj
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Louay A Elhadj

This jack off needs to eat a d*ck…

Enzo Greco
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Enzo Greco

Another FREAK! Call a psychiatrist!

Gay Gavin Redden
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Gay Gavin Redden

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.

Mohammad Humzah
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Mohammad Humzah

is he becoming mad!

Mohammad Humzah
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Mohammad Humzah

f**k pm of turkey!from pakistan

Herbert G. Mische
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Herbert G. Mische

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

Sal Reugen
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Sal Reugen

the guy clearly has a very good supply of narcotics.

John Redman
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John Redman

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

Gay Gavin Redden
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Gay Gavin Redden

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
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Gay Gavin Redden

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
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Paul Higley

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

Germain Witkowski
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Germain Witkowski

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

Edson Mariscal
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Edson Mariscal

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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888mladen .

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