ISTANBUL

Authors from the Arab world and Muslim intellectuals have extended their support to Turkey, as the Syrian regime attack on Thursday night martyred 34 Turkish soldiers.

In a Twitter post, Nabil al-Awadi, a Kuwaiti Islamic intellectual, said: “Turkey plays a great role in defending Muslims all around the world.”

He said he prays for security of Turkey and all Muslims in the world.

Jamal Sultan, an Egyptian author, said : “Those who follow foreign press reporting on the Arab world would realize that Turkey’s economic and military abilities create anxiety. There are many who want to eradicate this power.”

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