Tag: <span>border</span>

Iraq calls on Turkey to ‘immediately’ withdraw troops sent more than the border

Posted December 05, 2015 19:48:32 The Iraqi government has demanded Turkey withdraw soldiers it sent over the border to an region in the country’s north controlled by Islamic State militants. Turkish media reported that around 150 Turkish soldiers backed by 20 to 25 tanks had been sent by road to the Bashiqa region north-east of…


Migrants camp out on Macedonia border

Image copyright AP Image caption Groups of migrants are camping outdoors, attempting to warn up around bonfires on a cool night Scores of migrants are spending yet another night stuck on the Greece-Macedonia border following they were not permitted to continue their journey. Groups of individuals have been observed trying to warm up about bonfires…