Turkey will respond to any sanctions imposed by the U.S., the Turkish foreign minister said on Saturday. 

“If sanctions are applied, Turkey will have to respond. We are trying to overcome this issue without sanctions and through dialogue and mutual understanding,” Mevlut Cavusoglu said at the 19th Doha Forum held in the Qatari capital.

Speaking about a resolution passed in the U.S. Senate on Armenian allegations over the events of 1915, Cavusoglu reiterated that politicians with limited historical knowledge should not “judge history”.

“[The U.S.] Senate passed this resolution due to their disappointment over Turkey’s [Peace Spring] Operation in

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