Trump greets Erdogan at White House, says Syria ceasefire holding

President Donald Trump meets with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, in Washington. (AP)

President Donald Trump told reporters that the Syrian ceasefire is holding very well, as he hosted a high-level White House meeting with Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday.

Trump said that the US relationship with Turkey is good and his administration is speaking to the Kurds, who seem satisfied.

Trump said that he and Erdogan would also discuss Russia’s missile system and the countries’ trade deal during their meeting.

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