Turkey says joint US training of Syria rebels to start in March

FEBRUARY 20, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt اavusoglu said on Friday Turkey and the United States aimed to start a program to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels early next month.

The United States and Turkey signed an agreement on Thursday to train and equip opposition rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY- LEBANON