Turkish presidential spokesman dismisses claims of Turkey sending arms to Islamic State

June 8, 2016 1:03 PM

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ANKARA Allegations that Turkey is sending arms to Islamic State-controlled regions of Syria are "false" and "Russian propaganda", a spokesman for Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday.

The situation in Syria's Aleppo is a source of concern for Ankara, Ibrahim Kalin also told a press conference, saying a possible massacre there could trigger hundreds of thousands of people to migrate toward Turkey.

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