ISTANBUL, Oct 23 (Reuters) - The Turkish lira strengthened slightly on Wednesday after Turkey and Russia reached a deal to remove Kurdish YPG militia fighters and their weapons from the Turkey-Syria border strip.
The lira stood at 5.8050 against the U.S. currency at 0547 GMT, firming from a close of 5.8100 on Tuesday.
Turkey said early on Wednesday there was no need to launch another operation in northern Syria, ending a cross-border military offensive after a U.S. brokered truce. (Writing by Ezgi Erkoyun; Editing by Daren Butler)
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