Turkey Rejects American Bases for War in Iraq

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The Turkish parliament votes to reject a request from the American government to use Turkey as a base from which a northern front in the war on Iraq might be launched.

Turkey had been expected to approve the measure and large amounts of military equipment had already been shipped to Turkish ports.

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