On Wednesday the Turkish foreign minister stated that Turkey is going to launch a military operation against Islamic State of Iraq and Sham (ISIS) in the near future.
“Daesh (ISIS) threatens our way of life and security. […] We have plans to act militarily against them in the coming days. You will see. We should all stand together against this danger.” Turkish Foreign Minister Feridun Sinirlioğlu said at a conference on the future of Middle East in northern Iraq’s Kurdish region on Wednesday, November 5.