US Reaffirms Support to Jordan, Saudi and Egypt, No Plans to Relocate US Airbase in Qatar: Gen Votel

تم نشره في Wed 28 March / Mar 2018. 01:00 AM - آخر تعديل في Wed 28 March / Mar 2018. 10:10 PM
  • Commander of the United States Army Central Command Gen Joseph Votel - (Archives)

AMMAN —AlGhad— Commander of the United States Army Central Command Gen Joseph Votel stated today, Wednesday, that there are currently no plans to relocate the Udeid US airbase, southwest of Doha, in Qatar, to Turkey.

He reaffirmed US support to Jordan, in the face of the threats surrounding and in the efforts to combat terrorism.

As for the situation in Syria, Votel called for diplomacy as opposed to the military solution.

He explained that the situation in the north of Syria is complicated, said that the Turks’ actions are understandable in that regard.

Meanwhile, Gen Votel also confirmed the United States’ support of Egypt, in its battle against terrorism in Sinai, both in terms of advisory and logistical support.

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