Weekend Reads: Russia: War in Ukraine and Syrian conflict on the program for the visit of Erdogan to Putin

"Insane War Against Russia": Sahra Wagenknecht solves indignation from

 since the beginning of the war, Sahra Wagenknecht regularly provides comments for criticism and sometimes also bewilderness, now a tweet of the left-wing politician is again heating the minds. In a contribution from Monday afternoon, the 53-year-old speaks of an "insane war against Russia", and she more or less accuses the Greens of having changed from a climate party to a war party.

Turkey's efforts to obtain a truce in Ukraine could be compromised by its interventions in Syria

le président turc Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L), serre la main avec le président russe Vladimir Poutine lors d'une réunion dans le cadre du sommet trilatéral d'Astana à la salle de conférence internationale de Téhéran à Téhéran, Iran, le mardi 19 juillet 2022. © Iranian Presidential Office/UPI // SIPA Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L), shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a meeting as part of the Trilateral Summit of Astana at the International Conference Hall of Tehran in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday 19 July 2022. Drafts - Turkey's efforts to obtain a truce in Ukraine could be compromised by its interventions in Syria

after the signing of an Cereal Export Agreement between Ukraine and Russia, Turkey Will it have a diplomatic success. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits Vladimir Putin . The two presidents find themselves in Sochi on the Black Sea. On the menu: war in Ukraine. Turkey wants to try to obtain negotiations for a truce, between the Russian president and the Ukrainian, Volodymyr Zelensky, if possible in Istanbul.

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"We discussed (to see) if the grain agreement could be the occasion for a sustainable ceasefire," Turkish Minister Mevlüt Cavusoglu said on Wednesday after a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Asia.

Disagreement in Syria and drones

except that these efforts are complicated by the repeated threats of Ankara of military operation in Syria, where Russian and Turkish interests collide.

Moscow largely supported Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the face of groups supported by the Turkey . Today, Erdogan wants to cross the border again to establish a security zone in a region where Russian troops and their deactivated troops already patrol, but from where he wants to drive out the Kurdish groups which he considers "terrorists".

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Théran, last month, was clearly warned by the Russian president against any new military operation in Syria aimed at

to postpone Kurdish fighters from the PKK , the Kurdistan workers' party and its allies. "It is likely that the meeting (Friday) will relate to a possible foray into Syria, for which Turkey has not obtained the green light from Russia or Iran," notes international relations Soli Ozel, of Has of Istanbul University. "Russia should get something in return," he said.

For some Turkish media, this "thing in return" that Vladimir Putin wishes, these are drones of Bayraktar-TB2 fighting that Ankara provided

Ukraine and whose efficiency has been proven against Russian tanks. If a Turkish official assures that President Erdogan joked when he brought in his return from Tehran for a request from Putin to that effect, the spokesman for the Kremlin Dmitry Peskov has assured that "military and technological cooperation is still at the agenda of the two countries ”.

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"You have chosen Crimea, a big mistake". Ukraine ridicules Russian tourists in a video .
© Reuters of fumes are deployed in the sky, near a Russian air base in Crimea, August 9, 2022. The explosion of the ammunition of a Russian military base in Crimea gave rise to a video at the creaky irony on the part of the Ukrainian authorities. In the latter, the Ministry of Defense pins Russian tourists who came to spend their holidays in Crimea. The conflict between Ukraine and Russia since February takes place both on battlefields and on social networks.

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