Sunday, June 18, 2017

Germany Will Withdrawal Its Forces From Turkey's Incirlik Base In July

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DW: Transfer of German troops from Incirlik to Jordan to start in July

German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen has told German media that Bundeswehr troops will begin pulling out from a Turkish air base in July. The move comes amid strained relations between the two NATO allies.

The withdrawal of German troop from the Turkish air base in Incirlik to new base in Jordan is expected to take around three months, German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen told German media on Sunday.

"Until the end of June, our flight plans as part of the anti-"Islamic State" coalition are set," she was quoted of saying in the Bild am Sonntag newspaper. "After that, we'll be transferring our tanker aircraft as quickly as possible to Jordan."

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WNU Editor: This a major falling apart between two NATO members.

More News On Germany Withdrawing Its Forces From Turkey's Incirlik Base In July

Germany to start moving its planes from Incirlik in July -- Daily Sabah
Germany to start moving anti-ISIS planes to Jordan in July -- Daily Star
Germany to start moving anti-Daesh planes to Jordan from Turkey’s Incirlik base -- Daily Sabah
Germany Reveals When Its Jets Will Resume Flights Over Syria -- Sputnik

3 comments:

Aizino Smith said...

Less Hostages

B.Poster said...

NATO is obsolete. Candidate Trump was correct when he seemed to suggest NATO needs to be renegotiated

Andrew Jackson said...

Get our nukes out of Turkey ASAP!