Turkish President: We will respond to any attack we are exposed to from Iraqi or Syrian territory

BAGHDAD / The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan confirmed that his country will respond to any attack from Iraqi and Syrian territory.

"We will respond to any attack from Syrian and Iraqi territory, not on our territory, but on their territory," Erdogan was quoted by Anatolia News Agency as saying.

"Turkey has stopped trying to establish a terrorist belt along its border with Syria, but there are some countries that we consider an ally and a friend of ours did not feel embarrassed in cooperating with terrorist organizations aimed at the unity of our country."

Source: National Iraqi News Agency