Turkey PM: Israeli Strikes in Syria 'Unacceptable,' Only Bolster Assad Regime

Condemnation comes after several days of silence, as Turkey and Israel expected to reach final agreement on Gaza flotilla compensation, normalization of ties.

After several days of silence from Ankara, Prime Minister Racep Tayyip Erdogan levied public criticism of Israel's alleged strikes in Syria on Tuesday, claiming they only bolster Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime.