The massacre has caused public outcry in Turkey, as political figures and local authorities vow to fight terrorism.
After Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu expressed discomfort over the US statement on the massacre of Turkish citizens by the PKK, his American counterpart Antony Blinken affirmed US view that the terror group bears responsibility.
Turkish president called on his US counterpart Joe Biden to act with Turkey without any questions, or be complicit to bloodshed.
Turkey launched the anti-terror Operation Claw-Eagle 2 on Wednesday to prevent the PKK/KCK and other terror groups' efforts to re-establish positions that were used in the past to carry out terror attacks against Turkey.
Turkey's Presidential Advisor Ibrahim Kalin said S-400 related CAATSA sanctions, US backing of YPG/PKK and FETO terror organisations are the three fundamental issues that have strained Ankara-Washington relations.
At a joint military drill with Azerbaijani troops, Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said Turkey is also ready to help boost the Iraqi military's effectiveness through sharing its knowledge and experience as a NATO member.
The car bombs terrorising Syrian civilians won't stop unless the YPG feels the costs.
Former US envoy to Damascus, Robert Ford, says Ankara's cooperation in fight against Daesh will be easier if the new Joe Biden administration ends direct assistance for PKK/YPG terror group.
Turkey's Communications Director Fahrettin Altun released a video which he says offers fresh proof of the HDP’s ties to the PKK, a designated terrorist organisation in Turkey, the United States and the European Union.
The Biden adminsitration must look to work with Turkey in Syria, and that means shunning the YPG-PKK terrorist organisation.
Turkey-Iraq, as well as Turkey-Erbil cooperation, will bring important developments in the coming period in fighting terrorism, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar says following his visit to the neighbouring country.
Turkey aims to eliminate Daesh and PKK terrorists in the region to ensure security along its borders and live in peace with its neighbours.
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