World News: 00:39 GMT Tuesday 3rd December 2019. [Yahoo Celebrity Feed via SPi World News]
U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper urged Turkey on Monday to stop holding up support for a NATO defense plan for the Baltics and Poland, as Ankara presses the alliance to support its fight against U.S.-backed Kurdish YPG militia in Syria. In an interview with Reuters ahead of the NATO summit, Esper warned Ankara that 'not everybody sees the threats that they see' and added he would not support labeling the YPG as terrorists to break the impasse.
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