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Trump welcomes Turkey’s leader to White House weeks after Syria invasion


In a news conference in the Oval Office, President Trump said he and Turkish President Erdogan are “very good friends” and said the ceasefire in Syria is “holding very well.” Trump had faced bipartisan calls to rescind the invitation to Erdogan, from lawmakers who say the Turkish leader should not have been honored with a White House visit after Turkey attacked U.S. Kurdish allies in Syria last mont