Turkey Hopes A Cease-Fire In Syria Before The New Year

BAGHDAD / Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu expressed hope to cease-fire in Syria before the new year."

He said in a press statement today "this could happen at any time," noting "there is no room for Turkey to hold talks with al-Assad."

Cavusoglu added that "all foreign militant groups must leave Syria including Hezbollah."

It is mentioned that Turkey and Russia have reached an agreement on a plan for a cease-fire all over Syria, come into effect midnight last night.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency