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Turkey urged to deal with Arab neighbours wisely

IANS  |  Dubai 

should "take into account Arab sovereignty and deal with its neighbours wisely and rationally", said Anwar Gargash, of (UAE) on Saturday.

The tweeted a series of three messages on Twitter, saying "it is no secret to the observer that the Arab-Turkish relations are not at their best", reported.

Therefore, Gargash added "support for movements that seek to change regimes by violence does not represent a rational approach to the neighbourhood, and is required to respect the sovereignty of the Arab states".

The UAE top stated "the Arab world will not be led by its neighbours, and its current conditions will not remain permanent, and the neighbouring countries should distinguish in dealing with the Arabs between the facts and myths".

is involved in the Syrian civil war with its own troops on the ground in order to push back Kurdish separatist forces from the Turkish-Syrian border region around the Syrian city of

After Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and cut diplomatic and trade relations with in June last year, has expanded trade relations with in order to mitigate the losses triggered by the quartet's boycott.



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First Published: Sat, March 10 2018. 17:16 IST