KONYA, TURKEY - MAY 12: A F-16 plane belonging to the Turkish Air Forces is seen during the NATO Tiger Meet 2015 drill press tour at the Konya 3rd Main Jet Base Command in Konya, Turkey on May 12, 2015. France, Italy, NATO, Poland, Switzerland, Holland and Turkish Armed Forces took part in the NATO Tiger Meet 2015 drill press tour. The Turkish Air Forces participated in the drill with its sixteen F-16 planes. (Photo by Orhan Akkanat/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Nato vows to back Turkey against ‘terrible acts of terror’

Nato stands in “strong solidarity” with Turkey against “terrible acts of terror”, the alliance leader has said at a rare emergency meeting to discuss the country’s fight against Islamic State.

Terrorism poses a threat to the entire alliance, he said, as representatives met to hear about Ankara’s dramatic escalation of its military action along its southern border with Syria.

  • Everyone Else

    Kurds presumably.

  • Alain

    So NATO will join in the genocide of the Kurds. That is what it is about.

    • AmicusC

      I opened this up to say the same thing. nice of nato to help bomb the only people effectively defending against the camel fornicators.

    • Exile1981

      Obama did say that Turkey had his support and Iran doesn’t like the Kurds either.

  • mauser 98

    Turk plane with a California paint job?

  • Norman_In_New_York

    NATO stands for North Atlantic Treaty Organization. This has nothing to do with the North Atlantic.

    • Alain

      Rather like Turkey and Eastern European countries being part of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, eh?

  • Clausewitz

    Tell me again what part of the North Atlantic that Turkey resides upon?