US air force Gen Selva visits Ankara to discuss terror, Syria

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US air force Gen Selva visits Ankara to discuss terror, Syria

Vice Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Paul J. Selva starts his visit to Ankara reportedly to discuss the fight against DAESH and Turkey's border security in the region,

Selva, an air force general and the nation's second-highest ranking military officer, is expected to commence his official talks with Turkish officials today and pay his first visit to Deputy Chief of Military General Staff Gen. Yaşar Güler.

During the meetings the officials are expected to discuss the Russian airstrikes on Turkmen-populated areas in Syria as well as other issues pertaining to the region.

Previously the U.S. Transportation Command, Scott AFB, Ill., responsible for managing all global air, land and sea transportation, Selva assumed the post of vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on July 31, 2015.

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