Turkey Reinforces Syria Border as Erdogan Backs U.S. Attack

Turkey Reinforces Syria Border as Erdogan Backs U.S. Attack

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, welcomes Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the start of the G20 summit in Saint Petersburg on Sept. 5, 2013. Erdogan, who has expressed a willingness to join any international coalition against Syria, yesterday vowed to respond to any attack from its southern neighbor.