Turkey cannot be blamed for Paris suspect's entry to Syria: PM Davutoglu

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Monday Turkey should not be blamed after a suspected accomplice in last week`s attacks in Paris travelled through Turkey to Syria before the killings occurred.

Istanbul: Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Monday Turkey should not be blamed after a suspected accomplice in last week`s attacks in Paris travelled through Turkey to Syria before the killings occurred.

Turkish authorities first require intelligence in order to bar suspected travellers, he said, speaking at a news conference in Berlin with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Turkey has deported between 1,500 and 2,000 foreign nationals whose names have appeared on a black list of 7,000 people provided by international intelligence agencies, he said.

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