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Germany to start moving planes serving anti-ISIS coalition to Jordan in July

Germany will start transferring planes serving in the international coalition against the Islamic State group from Turkey to Jordan by mid-July, Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen said on Sunday, according to The Associated Press.

The German government decided to withdraw its refueling and reconnaissance aircraft from Turkey's Incirlik base after Turkish officials refused to let lawmakers visit the roughly 270 German troops there.

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