Erdogan would aid Trump for Raqqa-offensive

The Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan feels that by Turkey backed forces should take the lead in the attack on stronghold Daesh-Raqqa. He is going to try to convince his us colleague Donald Trump.

It is a thorn in the side of the Turkish Government that the US in the fight against Syria Daesh in intensive work with the YPG, a predominantly Kurdish militia. Turkey sees in the Organization an extension of the banned PKK movement.

"Why are we asking for help terrorist organizations?", asked Erdogan Friday aloud at a Conference in Istanbul. "Turkey, Coalition forces led by the United States and the free Syrian army can eradicate Daesh together. That is not difficult for us. " The Turkish president said to be planning to submit the proposal to Trump.