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US and Turkey discuss possibility of regime change in Syria

Nov 23, 2014    

Istanbul, Nov 23 (IANS) US Vice President Joe Biden met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul Saturday and discussed the possibility of a transition of power in Syria."On Syria, we discussed ... not only to deny the Islamic State (IS) a safe haven and defeat them, but also (to) strengthen the Syrian opposition and ensure a transition away from the Assad regime," Biden said at a joint news conference with Erdogan, acoording to a Xinhua report.The two leaders also spoke about their nations' efforts to train and equip moderate Syrian opposition forces protecting their commu...

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