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"We need to determine these terrorist (groups) and eliminate them with intelligence and military forces", he said in Ankara ahead of talks with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, whose country has backed Assad militarily.

Turkey calls on the United States to get back to dialogue to resolve the existing problems in their relations, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday.

Russian Federation hopes that a reasonable approach will prevail in global relations and countries will return to a depoliticized dialogue, Lavrov said.

The U.S. Congress also passed a bill prohibiting the sale of F-35 jets to Turkey pending a review assessing the possible risk associated with Ankara's purchase of the S-400 air defense system.

The White House says "we won't forget" how Turkey has treated a detained American pastor, after a court rejected his appeal for release.

Lavrov noted that United States sanctions, including those against Turkey, undermine all principles of global trade.

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EMTs administered Naloxone, an antidote for narcotic overdoses, to some victims but it didn't appear to be effective. Alston said many contend with mental health issues, making the drug abuse a medical issue in addition to a legal one.

Brunson, 50, is being tried on espionage and terror-related charges, which he and the USA government vehemently deny.

"If the U.S. wants to continue being a reputable country, it can not do so with these impositions", he said, referring to the sanctions.

Last week, Trump ramped up his attack on Ankara by doubling tariffs on Turkish aluminum and steel imports to 20 percent and 50 percent, respectively.

"Turkey has come to this point over irresponsible actions the the past few years".

He added Turkey wants to develop relations with the European Union, and that the country is "a part of the family".

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