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Turkey, US Struggle to Merge Interests in IS Fight

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan confirmed Wednesday that Turkey will not open its bases to the U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group until his demands are met. His statement casts further doubt on previously-agreed-upon cooperation in the fight against the militants and comes as John Allen, U.S. presidential envoy for the anti-IS coalition, is visiting Ankara. Erdogan, addressing reporters Wednesday before leaving for Algeria, ruled out the use of key air bases by...

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