Turkish newspaper "Al-Sabah" quoted the president Erdogan,
who seems to still not be recovered from the failed coup of 15 July :
"Assad has condemned the coup, but Saudi Arabia has planted the
knife in the back "!
is the first clear position of the president Erdogan against the
Turkish policy of Riyadh. Erdogan has praised then the Syrian
President for his stance after the attempted coup.
to the newspaper, Erdogan has not hesitated to launch : "in
spite of the animosity that exists between me and my Syrian
counterpart, he condemned the coup, while our allies we have planted
the knife in the back. They have failed us when we most need them.
is the first time that the Turkish President welcomes his Syrian
counterpart that could testify to the willingness of Ankara to review
its relations with Syria.