The two discussed the long-term strategic partnership between the United States and Turkey, the White House said in a statement. The U.S. partner force on the ground, the YPG, is the Syrian extension of the PKK, a group the U.S. designates as a terrorist group.
These relations will either be fixed or they will break down completely, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on February 12 in ıstanbul, days before U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's visit to Ankara.
"The reason for that missing trust is the US", Cavusoglu was quoted as saying by the Hurriyet Daily News.
More specifically, speaking at the Justice and Development (AK) Party Youth Congress in the central Aksaray province, Bozdag said: "During Operation Euphrates Shield, we scrutinized for civilians so that they did not get harmed".
The U.S. has backed a force that includes a Syrian-Kurdish militia as its main ally in the war against Islamic State.
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The PKK - listed as a terrorist group by the US, EU, and Turkey - has taken some 40,000 lives in Turkey, including 1,200 since July 2015.
There was no mention of the ongoing war or words between Ankara, which is engaged in a brutal counterterrorism operation in the northern Syrian enclave of Afrin, and USA and coalition commanders who are warning Turkish forces to stay out of American-controlled territory in Manbij and northeastern Syria.
The operation has been conducted jointly with the Free Syrian Army forces.
Afrin has been a major hideout for the PYD/PKK since July 2012, when the Assad regime in Syria left the city to the terror group without a fight.
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Such a summit, if it came about, would mark the first time that leaders of the two Koreas have met since 2007. Kim's sister, Kim Yo-jong, personally delivered the message as she was in Seoul for the Winter Olympics .
But North Korea's record on human rights and the growing threat from its nuclear weapons program appeared out of mind. As noted in the report , South Korea suggested the union as a way to help ease tensions between the two nations.
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This is the first time a member of the Kim family visits the south since the peninsula was divided in two. The visit included an invitation for South Korean President Moon Jae-in to travel to Pyongyang for talks.
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The parties have also reiterated their desire to boost cooperation and dialogue between Pyongyang and Seoul. Muller scored her fourth early in the second period. "We have to be unified (with North Korea )".
The North's founding leader Kim Il Sung died in 1994, but under his son Kim Jong Il it continued to prod its southern neighbor. Pence, representing the United States at the opening ceremony, was in no mood to bask in Moon's diplomatic gobbledygook.
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Lucas was the next-highest scorer for the home team with 10 points (5-6 FG), yet he scored eight of his points in the first half. Finke did not dress and watched the game from the trainer's room after suffering a concussion in Saturday's practice.