Turkey remains coy in coalition against militants

In this Sept. 24, 2014, photo, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters. Moving from reluctance to refusal and finally to acceptance, Turkey is joining its NATO allies and fellow Sunni Muslim nations in a coalition to destroy the Islamic State militant group. But the U.S. is still waiting for details of any new, specific, aid and is warily watching to make sure Ankara keeps its commitments. Erdogan also told reporters on Tuesday, “Of course, we will do our part.” (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)WASHINGTON (AP) — Moving from reluctance to refusal and finally to acceptance, Turkey is joining its NATO allies and fellow Sunni Muslim nations in a coalition to destroy the Islamic State militant group. But the U.S. is still waiting for details of any new, specific aid and is warily watching to make sure Ankara keeps its commitments.

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