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Turkey-Syria -Turkey cannot remain spectator to developments in Syria, Turkish premier says.

PRETORIA, October 04, 2011(TUR) - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that Turkey could not remain spectator to developments in Syria. Erdogan and South African Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe held a press conference after holding talks. Replying to a question, Erdogan said that a resolution on Syria would be voted at the UN Security Council today, stating that he considered this resolution an important warning to Syria. Erdogan said that nearly 7,500 Syrians have been staying in camps in Turkey and he would pay a visit to them. After visiting the camp in southern province of Hatay, he would make a statement regarding the issue, he said. Premier Erdogan said they could not remain spectator to developments in Syria.

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Publication:Anadolu (Eskisehir, Turkey)
Geographic Code:7SYRI
Date:Oct 4, 2011
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