Date : 18.05.2017
Source : Sabah
Translation Method : Summary Translation
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International media stated that the meeting between Erdoğan and Trump at the White House took place in a warm environment and Erdoğan showed a clear stance against the United States' attitude towards the YPG.

The meeting between President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and the US President Donald Trump at the White House was extensively covered in the international media.

Praises To Turkey

ABC News: Although the US decided to arm the Kurds, Trump and Erdoğan did not break their ties. The two leaders decided to re-establish cooperation in military and economic fields.

Voice of America: Trump welcomed Erdoğan, saying, "Our relations with Turkey will not breakdown."

Los Angeles Times: New term despite the differences of opinion.

New York Times: Trump who set aside the political tensions, praised President Erdoğan as an ally in the fight against terrorism.

Washington Post: Trump is determined to support Turkey's struggle against DAESH and PKK and praised the Turkish leader.  

Bloomberg: This visit showed that despite the YPG tension, the two countries will continue to work together.

Jerusalem Post: Trump and Erdoğan meeting eased the tension between the two countries. Trump said that the good relations with Turkey will be better than ever after this meeting.

BBC: The meeting between the two leaders was sincere. Erdoğan, however, showed that they would never accept the support given by the US to YPG, despite decisions to strengthen relations.