On Monday evening, Foreign Ministers of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif and Turkey Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu held a telephone conversation regarding the latest developments in northeastern Syria.

In a telephone conversation, the Turkish Foreign Minister emphasized respect for the territorial integrity of Syria and called the actions of Turkey in the region temporary.

For his part, the head of Iran’s diplomacy, speaking out against hostilities and emphasizing respect for the territorial integrity and national sovereignty of Syria, as well as the need to fight terrorism and ensure stability and security in the country, called the Turkish-Syrian agreement signed in Adan the best solution for the two countries.

Two days ago, the Turkish president announced the imminent start of hostilities in northern Syria against the Kurds.

Syrian Kurds have also reportedly sent troops and equipment North to counter a possible Turkish attack.

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